22 May 2009

Little Atoms with David Eagleman

This weeks Little Atoms features a pre-recorded* interview, Neil Denny in conversation with Neuroscientist David Eagleman about time perception, synesthesia and many possible afterlives. The interview includes David reading one of the short stories from his new book.

David Eagleman is is a neuroscientist at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas, where he directs the Laboratory for Perception and Action and the Initiative on Neuroscience and Law. He is best known for his work on time perception, synesthesia and neurolaw. He is also a fiction writer. David's most recent book is Sum: Forty Tales From the Afterlives.

* The mp3/podcast will feature an extended version of this interview.