Daniel Jaspersen Magician@Play

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Reflecting on TEDxCSU

Posted by djaspersen on Friday, March 15, 2013, In : Magic and the Magician 

(Photo Credit: Clark Hodge. Conversketch: Karina Mullen)
 I walked off the stage as over 500 people applauded the TED Talk I had just delivered. Backstage, handshakes and high-fives came in from the other speakers and crew members. A quick thumbs-up text from my wife buzzed into my phone and the tweets poured in. The thrill of being on a TED stage pulsed through my veins.

What a massive opportunity? To be a speaker at a TEDx Event was an honor. It was quite humbling to be on the same stage as...

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TEDxCSU Preview

Posted by djaspersen on Friday, February 22, 2013, In : Magic and the Magician 

I'll be presenting for TEDxCSU on March 2, 2013 at the Colorado State University Lory Student Center. Most of the time, I am booked to perform magic and mentalism. This TED Talk gives me the opportunity to discuss many of the choices that are made behind the scenes as I develop the magic. I'll be discussing how I Blur the Line between fiction and non-fiction to create disruptive magical moments for people around me.


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