The Julian Jaynes Society and Temple Israel present:
The 2013 Julian Jaynes Society Conference
on Consciousness and Bicameral Studies
June 5–8, 2013 | Charleston, West Virginia
In June 2013, the 2013 Julian Jaynes Society Conference on Consciousness and Bicameral Studies was held in Charleston, West Virginia. This was the largest conference entirely dedicated to Julian Jaynes's theory on consciousness and the bicameral mind ever held. The multidisciplinary program featured 26 speakers over three full days, including keynote talks by Professor Roy Baumeister, Professor Merlin Donald, and Dr. Dirk Corstens. The conference brought together Jaynes enthusiasts from around the U.S. as well as Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands, Thailand, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
Conference Co-Chairs and Program Committee: Rabbi James Cohn and Marcel Kuijsten.
Co-Sponsors: The Julian Jaynes Society and Temple Israel (Charleston, West Virginia).
This event was made possible in part by the generous support of the Bertie Cohen "Rabbi's Invitational Series" of Temple Israel.