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Film & Discussion: The Creative Brain

Oct 31

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

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Pratt Master's students can register for this workshop at on the Professional Development Schedule. In this workshop, Pratt master's students will watch the documentary, The Creative Brain, then participate in a discussion around human creativity. "THE CREATIVE BRAIN [documentary] takes audiences on a journey with neuroscientist and best-selling author, David Eagleman, to meet accomplished professionals from across the creative spectrum, unravel the creative process, and encourage all of us to be more creative." Writer: David Eagleman is a neuroscientist and the New York Times bestselling author of Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain and Sum. He is the writer and host of the Emmy-nominated PBS television series The Brain. Eagleman is an adjunct professor at Stanford University, a Guggenheim fellow, and the director of the Center for Science and Law. He has written for the New York Times, Discover Magazine, The Atlantic, Slate, Wired and many others, and he appears regularly on National Public Radio and BBC.