Arts and Society

Influencing the cultural conversation

Arts and Society

Influencing the cultural conversation

Greg Downey on how culture impacts the power of the brain
What is it that makes our species so unusual? It's our brain! The impossibly complex biological feature that is as much informed by society and culture as it is by evolution.
Viviana Wuthrich on combatting life-stage anxiety
Anxiety affects us differently at different times. Associate Professor Viviana Wuthrich explores everything from childhood anxiety and HSC stress to adjusting to  retirement.