• May 1, 2014
  • 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Room 565, California Institute of Integral Studies
    1453 Mission St., San Francisco, CA
Add to Calendar 05/01/2014 7:00 pm 05/01/2014 9:00 pm America/Los_Angeles Guest Lecture by Professor Evan Thompson Evan Thompson, professor of philosophy from the University of British Colombia, will visit CIIS on May 1st to deliver a lecture on the intersection of consciousness studies, contemplative practice, and neuroscience. The lecture is co-sponsored by the PCC and ACS programs. Room 565, California Institute of Integral Studies
1453 Mission St., San Francisco, CA
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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).

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This event is co-sponsored by the Asian and Comparative Studies and Philosophy, Cosmology, and Consciousness programs. 

Location: Room 565

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