Podcast: Pathways Radio

Jonah Lehrer: Imagine: How Creativity Works

placeholderplaceholder

Our guest on Pathways today is Jonah Lehrer, author of the new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works. He is also a contributing editor at Wired and a frequent contributor to The New Yorker. He writes the “Head Case” column for the Wall Street Journal and regularly appears on WNYC’s Radiolab. The author of two previous books, Proust Was a Neuroscientist and How We Decide, he graduated from Columbia University and attended Oxford as a Rhodes scholar.

Click here to Listen to Episode

www.jonahlehrer.com

One Response

  1. Bila says:

    I remember this scope. It was as true then as it is now. Crazily so. Does anboydy else ever think that maybe the universe revolves around us making our decisions? That maybe the universe is just a reflection of us in our entirety? That we: You, I, are manifestations of our own capacity to perceive? I’ll end it there for now I WILL WILL TOO LOVE! (I lack a better way to put it.) Lend a hand, if you’ve a view one way or another, this engines gotta move! Jere Loscutoff

Leave a Reply

Recent Podcasts

The Activist’s Tao Te Ching

May 22, 2016

While Taoism is known for a quiet, enigmatic wisdom, the Tao can also have the cleansing force of a rushing river. William Martin is author of The Activist’s Tao Te Ching: Ancient Advice for a Modern Revolution. Bill is the author of several books on Taoist and Zen thought, including: The Parent’s Tao Te Ching, …read more

The Philosophy of Childing

May 17, 2016

Mounting evidence shows that we begin our lives with a moral, intellectual, and creative bang, but childhood isn’t merely a state of “becoming.” Maybe if we can find a way to embrace the defining qualities of youth, we can grow into and through an adulthood defined by wonder, curiosity, imagination, playfulness, and compassion. Christopher Phillips …read more

Tibetan Buddhism, reincarnation

May 10, 2016

The venerated Khangser Rinpoche was born in Katmandu, Nepal in 1975. At the age of 5, he was recognized as the reincarnation of 7th Khangser Rinpoche who had been one of the three high lamas responsible for finding the 14th reincarnation of His Holiness, the current Dalai Lama. Rinpoche is recognized as one of the …read more