After a lifetime of 'mistakes,' UMKC philosopher Clancy Martin emerges on the literary sceneClancy Martin has a perfectly normal nose. Nothing remarkable. And as he talks, spinning out tales of his life, it maintains its unremarkable length. From above and all around, though, in his Philosophy Department office at UMKC, in paintings and puppetry, various Pinocchios with impressive Pinocchio noses look on.
The Kansas City Star; published Sunday, May 10, 2009; article no longer available online