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Daniel Dennett | Munk Debates

March 17, 2022

Daniel Dennett

Daniel Dennett joins us on March 17 at 8 pm ET for a special members-only discussion on the origin of human consciousness, and how our minds have been shaped by natural selection and generations of cultural evolution. See below for details on how to access the event.

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BIG IDEAS. SMART CONVERSATION.

World-renowned philosopher and cognitive scientist Daniel Dennett is the Director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University. He is also a internationally bestselling author and acclaimed public speaker. His Munk Dialogue on the origin of human consciousness, and how our minds have been shaped by natural selection and generations of cultural evolution takes place on March 17 at 8pm ET.

You can submit questions for Daniel in advance by emailing us at [email protected]

Daniel's Dialogue can be accessed as an on-demand video on this page starting March 18.

This event is available to Munk Members only. Membership is free. Visit our Membership page here to explore our membership options and privileges. If you are already a member, log on using your membership credentials to view the Dialogue video.

To add this Dialogue to your calendar, click here.

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Daniel Dennett

Daniel Dennett

Daniel C. Dennett is the Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University. He is the author of over four hundred scholarly articles on various aspects on the mind, published in journals ranging from Artificial Intelligence and Behavioral and Brain Sciences to Poetics Today and The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism. He has received two Guggenheim Fellowships, a Fulbright Fellowship, and a Fellowship at the Center for Advanced Studies in Behavioral Science. He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1987.
 

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