New Research that shows how the brain's "oscillators" connect the cerebrum and the hippocampus to help form and recall memories. The "lay" article is here: https://neurosciencenews.com/memory-formation-recall-15057/, and the research article is here: https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2019/10/08/1914180116.
Nov 20, 2019
Here's an interesting article that examines pretty much the same areas related our empathetic response to performance as we investigate in chapter 10: Blair, Rhonda. 2009. "Cognitive Neuroscience and Acting: Imagination, Conceptual Blending, and Empathy." The Drama Review (MIT Press) 53 (4): 92-103. Here's a link for those with library access: https://muse.jhu.edu/article/364298 Blair also considers the nuance of the meaning of the word "empathy" (see post in this forum in chapter 7).