An amazing new exhibit about the Catalhoyuk Research Project in Istanbul continues until the 25th October. Further information can be found here: https://anamed.ku.edu.tr/en/curious-case-catalhoyuk
Part of the exhibit will be the upcoming performance "BİR/ONE" by Nazlı Gürlek on 23rd September: https://www.facebook.com/events/144654516140412/
A review of the Cambridge conference on 'Consciousness and Creativity at the Dawn of Settled Life' by Nazlı Gürlek to appear in Aktuel Arkeoloji:
Consciousness is a hot topic today yet a great mystery for most. Biologists and neuroscientists pair up with psychologists and philosophers to understand how the brain functions and how a physical brain creates our experience of the world. Given the complexity of the argument, trying to understand the Neolithic mind looking at the archeological evidences of material culture with the help of cognitive scientists may sound like a crazy prospect, yet a truly interesting one...