Guest Lecture by Professor Evan Thompson
Dr. Thompson is a professor of philosophy at the University of British Colombia in Vancouver. He is currently the Numata Visiting Professor of Buddhist Studies at UC Berkeley, where he is teaching a course on the dialogue between Buddhism, Phenomenology, and Cognitive Science. He is the author of numerous articles and several books, including The Embodied Mind (1991), Mind in Life (2007), and Waking, Dreaming, Being: New Light on the Self and Consciousness from Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy (forthcoming).
This event is co-sponsored by the Asian and Comparative Studies and Philosophy, Cosmology, and Consciousness programs.
Location: Room 565