Can you recall your earliest gesture? Perhaps not consciously, but traces of these first attempts to orient our bodies in space linger in our everyday experiences.
How the autism spectrum in the popular imagination overlaps with and feeds a particular feature of European-American whiteness: the bias toward independence and self-sufficiency.
The first iteration of a series on "metaphors of mind" in the pop imaginary.
Mild Complaints about a Well-Loved Film
The other week, I went to see Toy Story 3. I’ve not seen the other two films in the Pixar series, but I figured I could catch the series’ drift, and it’s summer: what’s better than air conditioning and popcorn when the temperature hits 100?
Against Narratives II
Are we all so “bovarisés” that we cannot understand our lives without reconstructing the smallest “episode” into a short story?
Are there different ways to believe?
A key issue in the debate around atheism concerns what happens at a cognitive level when we say we believe something.
An uncertain faith
An uncertain faith is the title of the manuscript I am currently working on. It refers to an alternate definition of faith to that used by atheists to dismiss religious believers, namely, belief without evidence.