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Dr Iain McGilchrist: ‘School of Nothing Buttery’ via ZOOM
13 October, 2020.7:30 pm-9:00 pm£5.00
School of Nothing Buttery
Tuesday 13th October 2020. 7.30pm until 9.00pm. £5 online via ZOOM.
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About the Speaker
Dr Iain McGilchrist
Author of ‘The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World’
Dr Iain McGilchrist is a Quondam Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, an Associate Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford, a Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and former Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director at the Bethlem Royal & Maudsley Hospital, London. He has been a Research Fellow in neuroimaging at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore and a Fellow of the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study. He has published original articles and research papers in a wide range of publications on topics in literature, philosophy, medicine and psychiatry. He is the author of a number of books, but is best-known for The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World (Yale 2009), and is currently working on a book of epistemology and ontology for Penguin Random House. He lives on the Isle of Skye, and has 2 daughters and a son.
Find more about Iain McGilchrist here.
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