Toward A Science of Consciousness Conference - April 2010

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Toward A Science of Consciousness Conference - April 2010

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Toward A Science of Consciousness
Tucson, AZ
April 12-17, 2008

Jaynes-Related Conference Talks

There will be several talks given by Julian Jaynes Society members during the conference:

Robert J. Sawyer - "Consciousness in Science Fiction"
Science fiction writer Robert Sawyer will be one of the keynote speakers. Mr. Sawyer incorporates Jaynes's ideas into two of his novels: Mindscan and WWW: Wake.
Sat., April 17, 11:00am

Brian J. McVeigh - "The Unconscious in History: Why Did It Appear When It Did?"
Dept. of East Asian Studies, University of Arizona
Evolution of Consciousness Session, Fri., April 16, 4:30-6:30pm

Carole Brooks Platt - "Voices from the Other Side: Neuroscience, Attachment Theory and the Creative Self"
Evolution of Consciousness Session, Fri., April 16, 4:30-6:30pm

Gary Williams - "What is It Like to Be Unconscious?"
Dept. of Philosophy, Louisiana State University
(Poster Session)

For information on registration and accommodations see:

http://www.consciousness.arizona.edu/

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