British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Portraying the Brain

Synopsis
Audio recording of a public lecture by neurologist Adam Zeman at the Royal Society for the Encouragements of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce (RSA) on 6/3/2008, followed by discussion. He asks how can we make sense of the fact that we are simultaneously physical systems, living creatures and conscious minds? Discussion chaired by Raymond Tallis.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2008
Year of production
2008
Subjects
Biology; Philosophy; Psychology
Keywords
brain; cognitive psychology; neurology

Online availability

URI
http://www.thersa.org/audio/index.asp
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Adam Zeman

Production Company

Name

RSA

Email
general@rsa.org.uk
Web
http://www.thersa.org/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7930 5115
Fax
020 7839 5805
Address
8 John Adam Street
London
WC2N 6EZ
Notes
Full name: Royal Society for the Encouragements of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce

Distributor

Name

RSA Vision

Email
general@rsa.org.uk
Web
http://www.thersa.org/events/vision External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7930 5115
Address
8 John Adam Street
London
WC2N 6EZ
Notes
The RSA (Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce) hosts an ambitious programme of events that provide a platform for some of the world’s leading thinkers and encourage intelligent public debate of some of today’s most pressing social challenges. These events are available as live webcasts, streamed video or audio recordings, and podcasts. There is also a series of podcast interviews with Royal designers.

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 254 times.