Guest post by Kenton Knepper. The public won't treat magic and mentalism as arts until we treat them as such.
There's more to magic than just 'frying'
Although it's well known that magic and mentalism should not be presented in the same act, there is little evidence to suggest that mixing the two creates problems.
Memories of Alex Elmsley
Transcript of online lecture
Creating the illusion of magic
How to make presentations compelling