Cages by Sylvia Torti wins the 2016 Nicholas Schaffner Award For Music In Literature!
Set in and around a research laboratory in which two scientists are experimenting on birds to discover the origins of memory and birdsong, Cages is a complex interweaving of biological, philosophical and mystical themes. It is also a story of love, loss and memory as the two scientists vie for the heart of a young research assistant, yet like the birds whose songs they have muted, are unable to express their true feelings for her; and she in turn refuses to be "caged."
Read more in the Salt Lake Tribune: Why the caged bird sings is the question of a new Salt Lake-based novel
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