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Art and the Brain – a UNC-Duke cross-collaborative interdisciplinary conversation evening, Seminar One: Music and the Brain (Carolina Seminars)

November 1 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Title: Art and the Brain – a UNC-Duke cross-collaborative interdisciplinary conversation evening, Seminar One: Music and the Brain

As part of the Carolina Seminars program, this event brings together faculty from the Departments of Psychology, Psychiatry, English and Comparative Literature, Music, Neurology, and Art and Art History and explores a unique aspect of our human shared experience. Art, creativity, neurology, and psychiatry may seem divergent disciplines but their connections to brain function and brain disorders are a common feature. Reciprocally, art explores new ideas, metaphors, and conceptions that contribute to the ways we understand the world and the brain.

The first of this seminar series will focus on Music and the Brain, with panelists Natasha Parikh (Psychology of Music), David Garcia (Ethnomusicology), Heidi Roth (Neurology), Flavio Frohlich (Neuroscience and Music), as well as an open panel.

To attend in person, please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/kx11aY57Ymz7Nkg38 If attending online, Zoom Link:  https://unc.zoom.us/j/93506415914?pwd=dUl0OWJwMXgwOFNITnpTalZ6Y3pUQT09

Schedule: Tuesday, Nov. 1st at 6:00pm

  • 5:30pm: Doors open, food and refreshments.
  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm: Discussions led by Natasha Parikh, David Garcia, Heidi Roth, and Flavio Frohlich.
  • 7:00pm – 8:00pm: Open panel on interdisciplinary interactions; informal discussion.

Location: University Room (Room 109) of Hyde Hall, and on Zoom.

  • Parking available on Franklin St. and Morehead Planetarium Lot

Through the Carolina Seminars program builds an interdisciplinary series of lectures that will bring faculty and students across different disciplines to understand the ways their respective fields interact and support each other.

Primary Conveners:

  • Aysenil Belger, Director, FPG Child Development Institute
  • Heidi Roth, Neurology
  • Primary Organizer: Alexander Denza, Neuroscience & Comparative Literature

 

The Institute for the Arts and Humanities is a sponsor of this event.

Details

Date:
November 1
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
Website:
https://carolinaseminars.unc.edu/

Venue

University Room, Hyde Hall
176 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3322 United States
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Phone:
919-962-0249
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