I hosted a BBC radio documentary to explore the imagination of one of Italy's foremost writers, Italo Calvino.
Can we reproduce our brains on other media (say, on computers, or out of beer cans and tennis balls)?
The author Will Self and I appeared on stage together to discuss life, death, and what makes good writing.
Hear British rocker Jarvis Cocker read the short story "Descent of Species" from Sum.
I spent an evening speaking at the Rubin Museum in NYC with punk rock legend, writer, and spoken word artist Henry Rollins. We discussed the origin, meaning, neuroscience, and bizarreness of dreams.
Read David's Op-Ed piece in The New York Times regarding time and Obama's withdrawal plan.
Read a profile of David in The New Yorker: The Possibilian: What a brush with death taught David Eagleman about the mysteries of time and the brain by Burkhard Bilger.
David's iPad app "Why the Net Matters, or Six Ways to Avert the Collapse of Civilization" was recently called a "superbook" by the New York Times Magazine. For a taste of the argument, read David's article in WIRED or watch a video of his talk at the Long Now Foundation. Don't have an iPad? The manuscript is now available as an eBook.
Coming Oct 2017AmazonIndieBound