Gayil Nalls
Publications

JOURNAL ARTICLES, BOOKS, SCHOLARLY CONTRIBUTIONS

Nalls, Gayil. “POISON: Coming to Our Senses.” Paradise Paradoxe. Zurich: Edition Patrick Frey, 2016. Print.

Nalls, Gayil. “The Sensuous Immortal.” Rendezvous with the Sensuous: Readings on Aesthetics. Ed. Linda Ardito, John Murungi. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014. 206-230. Print.

Nalls, Gayil. “Human Flashmobs: An Evolutionary Construct.” The Society for Social Neuroscience. Hilton Riverside Hotel, New Orleans. Oct. 12 2012. Poster presentation.

Nalls, Gayil. “The Importance of Natural Olfactory Stimulation on the Perception of Well-Being and Happiness.” Linking Affect to Action: Critical Contributions of the Orbitofrontal Cortex. Ed. G. Schoenbaum, J.A. Gottfried, E.A. Murray, S.J. Ramus. New York: Academy of Sciences, 2007. 676.

Nalls, Gayil. World Sensorium: The Theory, Practice and Significance of the World Social Olfactory Sculpture. Diss. University of East London, 2007. British Library. Print.

Nalls, Gayil. Permutatude: Adjust to the Great Evolutionary Forces of Change or be Destroyed in the Upheavals. Catalogue. New York: Philippe Staib Gallery, 1992. Print.

ARTICLES

Nalls, Gayil. “Proustian Memory: Was It Really a Madeleine Tea Cake? Emblem of Olfactory Memory Called into Question.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Apr. 15 2016. Web. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201604/proustian-memory-was-it-really-madeleine-tea-cake

Nalls, Gayil. “The Man Who Changed How Artists and Scientists Work Together.” Nautilus. Mar. 3 2016. Web. http://nautil.us/blog/the-man-who-changed-how-artists-and-scientists-work-together

Nalls, Gayil. “This Astrobiologist is Collecting Unrecognizable Beings From the Stratosphere.” Nautilus. Mar. 2016. 18. Print. Web. http://nautil.us/blog/this-astrobiologist-is-collecting-unrecognizable-beings-from-the-stratosphere

Nalls, Gayil. “An Interview with Susan Firestone: The Artist and Art Therapist Discusses Female Identity, Trauma, and her Art.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Dec. 4 2015. Web. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201512/interview-susan-firestone

Nalls, Gayil. “Do Social Odors Build Cities? New Research Sheds Light on the Reach of ancient sensory system.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Oct. 2 2015. Web. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201510/do-social-odors-build-cities

Nalls, Gayil. “An Appetite for Innovation.” Nautilus. Sep. 24 2015. Web. http://nautil.us/issue/28/2050/an-appetite-for-innovation

Nalls, Gayil. “Rachel Sussman: Ancient Living Things and Deep Time.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jun. 18 2015. Web. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201506/rachel-sussman

Nalls, Gayil. “International Pillow Fight Day, April 4th, 2015.” The Massing Lab. Apr. 8 2015. Web. http://www.themassinglab.com/international-pillow-fight-day-april-4th-2015

Nalls, Gayil. “Mario Livio on 25 Years of Hubble.” Nautilus. Feb. 26 2015. Web. http://nautil.us/issue/21/information/mario-livio-on-25-years-of-hubble

Nalls, Gayil. “The New Pleasure Principle: GPS-enabled Sex with Strangers.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Feb. 17 2015. Web. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201502/the-new-pleasure-principle

Nalls, Gayil. “Can Science Tell Us What Beauty is?” Nautilus. Jan. 29 2015. Web. http://nautil.us/issue/20/creativity/can-science-tell-us-what-beauty-is

Nalls, Gayil. “25 Years After the Fall.” The Massing Lab. Nov. 12, 2014. Web. http://www.themassinglab.com/25-years-after-the-fall

Nalls, Gayil. “Cynthia Pannucci: Probing the Common Ground of Art and Science.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Nov. 4 2014. Web. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201411/cynthia-pannucci

Nalls, Gayil. “Tobias Stretch: Biochemical Realism.” The Massing Lab. Oct. 22 2014. Web. http://www.themassinglab.com/tobias-stretch-biochemical-realism74

Nalls, Gayil. “Howard Altmann: Three Poems.” The Massing Lab. Oct. 22 2014. Web. http://www.themassinglab.com/howard-altmann

Nalls, Gayil. “Where’d the Nose Go? Your Sense of Smell and how to Protect it.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Aug. 12 2014. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201408/where-d-the-nose-go

Nalls, Gayil. “Smell, Taste, and Sight in Space: Effects of Space Travel on the Senses.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jul. 22 2014. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201407/smell-taste-and-sight-in-spacePsychology%20Today,%20Sensoria%20November%204.

Nalls, Gayil. “Do We Need to Make Science Social? An Interview with Dr. Carlos Pérez García-Pando.” Sensoria. Psychology Today Jun. 26 2014. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201406/do-we-need-make-science-social

Nalls, Gayil. “The Global Call to Action: Religious Institutions Addressing the Common Dangers we Face.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jun. 4. 2014. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201406/the-global-call-action

Nalls, Gayil. “The Resilience Meme: Work-shopping the Science of Global Survival.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. May 28 2014. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201405/the-resilience-meme

Nalls, Gayil. “Outside Looking In: Better to Die than Live in Sleep.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Mar. 28 2014. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201403/outside-looking-in

Nalls, Gayil. “John Bahcall and the Hubble Telescope: Bringing the Universe Home.” Nautilus. Mar. 6 2014. Web. http://nautil.us/issue/11/light/john-bahcall-and-the-hubble-telescope

Nalls, Gayil. “Searching for the Science of Self: An Interview with Author Jennifer Ouellette.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jan. 14 2014. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201408/where-d-the-nose-go

Nalls, Gayil. “Unlikely Things Found in Babies and on Mountain Tops: Chemical Pollutants, Children, the Environment, our Future.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Dec. 17 2013. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201312/unlikely-things-found-in-babies-and-mountain-tops

Nalls, Gayil. “Birds Do It, Bees Do It: Animals Use Smell to Code Messages.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Oct. 22 2013. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201310/birds-do-it-bees-do-it

Nalls, Gayil. “How Animals Use Smell to Send Coded Messages.” Nautilus. Oct. 21 2013. Web. http://nautil.us/blog/how-animals-use-smell-to-send-coded-messages

Nalls, Gayil. “Philanthropy and the One Percent: Reckoning with the Conspicuous Philanthropic Acts of the Wealthy.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Oct. 1 2013. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201310/philanthropy-and-the-one-percent

Nalls, Gayil. “Imagine the Early You as a Sperm, Swimming Your Way to Fame.” Nautilus. Sept. 24 2013. Web. http://nautil.us/blog/imagine-the-early-you-as-a-sperm-swimming-your-way-to-fame

Nalls, Gayil. “Noses Vary Inside and Out: What Historical Art of Painted Noses Tell Us about Olfaction.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Aug. 10 2013. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201308/noses-vary-inside-and-out

Nalls, Gayil. “Ideas, National Security, and America’s Psyche: Thoughts for the Fourth.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jul. 3 2013. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201307/ideas-national-security-and-america-s-psyche

Nalls, Gayil. “Who Owns Your Identity?” Nautilus. Jun. 5 2013. Web. http://nautil.us/blog/who-owns-your-identity

Nalls, Gayil. “Rain Room: Art with Control Issue: What if You Could Play in the Rain and not get Wet?’ Sensoria. Psychology Today. May 29 2013. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201305/rain-room-art-control-issues

Nalls, Gayil. “What Would Socrates Do? He Would Have Fired School Security Guards in Order to Hire Art Teachers, Too.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. May 9 2013. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201305/what-would-socrates-do

Nalls, Gayil. “Keith Richards & the Smell Lifecycle of Parental Attachment Why Snorting Dad isn't Too Strange.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Mar. 22 2013. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201303/keith-richards-the-smell-lifecycle-parental-attachment-0

Nalls, Gayil. “Incense: Smelling Nature from Plant-Derived Smoke.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Dec. 12 2012. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201212/incense

Nalls, Gayil. “Last Call for the Gulf Study: The Largest Study of its Kind.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Oct. 11 2012. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201210/last-call-the-gulf-study

Nalls, Gayil. “When the Shrink’s Away...Don’t Be Freaked Out. Do What Executives do—Skype!” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Sep. 11 2012. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201209/when-the-shrink-s-away

Nalls, Gayil. “Flashmob Robins: Are Flashmobs a Construct of Evolutionary Biology?’ Sensoria. Psychology Today. May 9 2012. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201205/flashmob-robins

Nalls, Gayil. “You Stink! Smell and Politics: Smell is also a Political Phenomenon.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Feb. 8 2012. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201202/you-stink-smell-and-politics

Nalls, Gayil. “Art: Moving Us from Pain to Pleasure.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Nov. 1 2011. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201111/art-moving-us-pain-pleasure

Nalls, Gayil. “Is Occupy Part of the Solution? Today People are Calling for Change, Transparency and Accountability.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Oct. 20 2011. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201110/is-occupy-part-the-solution

Nalls, Gayil. “Over-marketing or Over-marking: Is it Both? How do we as Individuals Want to be Remembered?” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jul. 18 2011. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201107/over-marketing-or-over-marking-is-it-both

Nalls, Gayil. “oo-MOM-ee: Slowing Down Fast Food.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Mar. 29 2011. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201103/oo-mom-ee-slowing-down-fast-food

Nalls, Gayil. “Jasmine: The Smell of Revolution—Unconscious, Invisible, Inaudible Anthems Of Group Mind.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Mar 4 2011. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201103/jasmine-the-smell-revolution

Nalls, Gayil. “Fresh Food as a Muse for Visionary Gardeners: Adaptive Reuse of Industrial Buildings for Increased Well Being.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Feb. 22 2011. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201102/fresh-food-muse-visionary-gardeners

Nalls, Gayil. “What Can We Do About the Rise of Hunger and Unrest? How to Feed the Near 8 Billion People on Earth?” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jan. 25 2011. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201101/what-can-we-do-about-the-rise-hunger-and-unrest

Nalls, Gayil. “WORLD SENSORIUM: The World Olfactory Social Sculpture Art's Real Value - Vitality, Emotion and Power Stimulated in the Mind.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jan. 5 2011. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201101/world-sensorium-the-world-olfactory-social-sculpture

Nalls, Gayil. “Re-Made in America: FLIP— Fashion Lab in Process.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Oct. 4 2010. Web. https://my.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201101/world-sensorium-the-world-olfactory-social-sculpture

Nalls, Gayil. “Fashioning a Socially Responsible Society: Eco-fashion Couture Culture.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Sep. 26 2010. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201009/fashioning-socially-responsible-society

Nalls, Gayil. “High Fashion Has A New Mantra— Summon the Masses: Fashion Corporations Keep "The Masses" Consuming.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Aug. 30 2010. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201009/high-fashion-has-new-mantra-summon-the-masses

Nalls, Gayil. “Olfactory Art: A New Genre.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Sep. 23 2010. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201008/olfactory-art-new-genre

Nalls, Gayil. “Olfaction and Conception: Human Sperm Smell its Way to the Egg.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jul. 22 2010. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201008/olfactory-art-new-genre

Nalls, Gayil. “Dating, Mating and Olfaction: Little Known Side Effects of Hormone-Based Birth Control.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jul. 15 2010. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201007/dating-mating-and-olfaction

Nalls, Gayil. “Power of Place / Power of Art: Awakening a Primal Bond.” Sensoria. Psychology Today. Jul. 9 2010. Web. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sensoria/201007/power-place-power-art

Nalls, Gayil. “World Sensorium, The World As One.” ChildArt Magazine. Mar. 2002.