Talk at The University of Edinburgh, June 8/9th

Talk at The University of Edinburgh, June 8/9th

I’m thrilled to be part of the symposium Minds and brains in everyday life: Embedding and negotiating scientific concepts in popular discourses, at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, The University of Edinburgh (UK).   From the website: “This…

Good Times in Science: the Human Brain Project

Good Times in Science: the Human Brain Project

A student of mine is writing about the controversy surrounding the Human Brain Project. We stumbled upon this hilarious spoof (already from April, so old in meme-terms). Especially funny if you can’t understand Spanish. BTW: in the original clip, the…

Book review Rose & Abi-Rached’s Neuro

Book review Rose & Abi-Rached’s Neuro

For the Journal of New Genetics and Society, I wrote a book review about Nikolas Rose & Abi-Rached’s Neuro. It’s online available here: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14636778.2014.892822. If you can’t access it, please drop me a line!