Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities

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“This is your Brain on Humanity”

Thirty years have passed since George H. W. Bush declared the "decade of the brain." In that time, remarkable advances in brain imaging technology have spurred...
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“The Hoax and the Humanities”

Following the online fallout of the 2018 “grievance studies" hoax, one is struck by the enormous range of estimates of its significance, and of the variegated ...