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This week on our blog we are featuring Reductionism in Art and Brain Science: Bridging the Two Cultures, by Eric R. Kandel. Enter our book giveaway by Friday at 1 PM for a chance to win a free copy!

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Read an excerpt from Eric Kandel's "Reductionism in Art and Brain Science: Bridging the Two Cultures"
“Recovery of experience can be harrowing and is particularly so in films that speak about traumatic events in the catastrophic twentieth century. All the films evoke unresolved historical situations—unresolved for the communities that experienced them and for the historians who attempt to understand them—situations that continue to inflict individual and collective pain.”—William Guynn The following [...]
The following are highlights from a recent "Science Friday" interview with Eric Kandel, author of "Reductionism in Art and Brain Science"
Video: Eric Kandel on the relationship between neuroscience and art.