Dementia and the Arts

Neuropsychologist Sebastian Crutch, artist Charlie Murphy and BBC Medical Correspondent Fergus Walsh from Created out of Mind explore what we can learn about art, consciousness and the brain from the experiences of people with dementia. How might this challenge our understanding and perception of dementia? Created out of Mind are residents of The Hub at […]

Royal Institute of Philosophy Annual Debate

James Ladyman and Raymond Tallis address the motion, ‘Human Nature is Better Understood Through Science Than Through Philosophical And Artistic Reflection’. Evolutionary biology, psychology and brain science have all made astonishing progress over recent decades.  Sociology, economics and cognitive science have become increasingly sophisticated and detailed.  Do these developments mean that we are coming closer […]