Consciousness, Creativity and the Brain

Wednesday, September 28, 2005 - 7:00pm


David Lynch
Three-time Academy Award nominated film director of Blue Velvet, Twin Peaks, Mulholland Drive, Inland Empire (now filming). Chairman of the David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education and World Peace.

John Hagelin, Ph.D.
Harvard-trained quantum physicist who is featured in the hit movie, “What the Bleep.” Director of the Institute of World Peace, and former presidential candidate of the Natural Law/Reform Party.

Andrew Newberg, M.D.
Director of Clinical Nuclear Medicine, Director of NeuroPET Research, and Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. The results and implications of Dr. Newberg’s pioneering research on “Why God Won’t Go Away.”

Fred Travis, Ph.D.
Director of the Center for Brain, Consciousness, and Cognition at Maharishi University of Management. Dr. Travis is the nation’s most widely published researcher in the field.

Cinema Studies Program
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