CARTA: Imagination and Human Origins: Polly Wiessner - Imagining Society: The Art of Firelight Stories

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This symposium explores the evolutionary origins of human imagination, its impact on the sciences and arts, the consequences of imagination impairment, and the fundamental genetic and neurological basis of human imagination. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [Show ID: 33813]

We are the paradoxical a. By Peter. Naked. Large brain. Long the master of fire tools and language. But still trying to understand ourselves. Aware that death is inevitable. Yet filled with optimism. We drove slowly. We hand down knowledge. And the size and the seat. We shape the future from our shared understanding of the past. John together experts from diverse disciplines to exchange insights on who we are and how we got here. An exploration made possible by the generosity of ...

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