THE HAPHAZARD CONSTRUCTION OF THE HUMAN MIND
October 5, 2008 § Leave a comment
“Kluge: The Haphazard Construction of the Human Mind” ventures a dramatic and entertaining answer to the question, If evolution is so great, how come the human mind is so clumsy? Four months before the two-hundredth anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth, NYU Professor Gary Marcus will tell you everything you need to know about evolution, and why it did such a half-baked job with the human mind.
Aaron Kheifets, downtown performance artist and cognitive-scientist-in-training, will lend a helping hand, in the key of comedy.