The ability to write a poem or play a breath taking cello piece wouldn’t have been an adaptive evolutional quality for outrunning a lion, said Scott Barry Kaufman, in an interview with Jonathan Zarov on Friday, April 19th, 2013. So the question is, Kaufman continued, what is the value of it? Some theories say it had to do with sexual selection. Guitar playing bums of the world rejoice!
Scott Barry Kaufman will be speaking at the 12th annual bioethics conference on April 25 and 26, 2013.
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Listen to the interview below to hear more about how the creative brain functions.