Creativity is part of every human brain, and a central part of our humanity. Where does this wellspring of inventiveness come from?
Drawing on The Runaway Species: How Humans Remake the World, the book he co-authored with neuroscientist David Eagleman, composer Anthony Brandt will explore the biological and social underpinnings of creativity and describe a framework for how new ideas evolve.
Knitting together the sciences and the arts, he will use a host of audio and visual examples to make visible the cognitive tools shared across disciplines. Finally, Dr. Brandt will argue that creativity should be nurtured in everyone and offer practical strategies for doing so.
In this talk, we’ll learn how:
Who will benefit most: This talk is for everyone, from parents and educators to lifelong learners.