April 23, 2010

Jonah Lehrer Visits Lafayette

Jonah Lehrer visited Lafayette on April 5, 2010.  He met with students in various classes and gave a seminar entitled “The Future of Science Is Art: Or what we can learn about the brain from a 19th century French chef, Kanye West and marshmallows?”  Jonah Lehrer is a contributing editor at Wired, Scientific American Mind, and NPR’s RadioLab.  He has written two books, Proust was a Neuroscientist and How We Decide, and has written articles for The New Yorker, Nature, Seed, The Washington Post, and The Boston Globe