JONAH LEHRER is an editor at large for SEED magazine and author of Proust Was a Neuroscientist (Mariner, 2008). His second book, How We Decide (Houghton Mifflin), will be published in February 2009.
by Jonah Lehrer
The more we know about reality, the more palpable its paradoxes become. The author of Proust Was a Neuroscientist believes that artistic interpretations of scientific ideas and theories offer science a new lens through which to see itself while also furthering our inquiry into the nature of consciousness.