Public Lecture - Barbara Maria Stafford: 'Mirroring: From the Pool of Narcissus to Social Cognition'

The Centre for Creative Arts, La Trobe University, presents a free public lecture from independent artist, writer and curator Barbara Maria Stafford. Her current research charts the revolutionary ways the neurosciences are changing our views of the human and animal sensorium, shaping our fundamental assumptions about perception, sensation, emotion, mental imagery, and subjectivity.

Art Exhibition previously on at Centre For Creative Arts, La Trobe University in Victoria, Australia.
From Tuesday 09 October 2012 to Tuesday 09 October 2012

Barbara Maria Stafford, The Field Guide to a New Metafield: Bridging the Humanities-Neurosciences Divide (UCP, 2011) image Barbara Maria Stafford image

Published by Centre for Creative Arts on Thursday 20 September 2012.
Contact the publisher.

6:30pm, Tuesday 9 October 2012

Village Roadshow Theatrette, State Library of Victoria, 179 La Trobe Street, Melbourne

Barbara Maria Stafford is an independent writer, curator and speaker. Her work has consistently explored the intersections between the visual arts and the physical and biological sciences from the early modern to the contemporary era.

Her most recent book is The Field Guide to a New Metafield: Bridging the Humanities-Neurosciences Divide (UCP, 2011).

For more information, please visit the CCA’s website:
http://centreforcreativearts.org.au/

Barbara’s website can be found here:
http://barbaramariastafford.com/

This event is free. RSVPs can be made here:
http://www.trybooking.com/BYGB