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Memory and mental time travel



14:30 - 15:30


Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales


Join Nicola Clayton and Clive Wilkins at the Hay Festival.

Memories are not only about the past; they also affect the future. Nicola and Clive, a scientist and a fine artist respectively, explore the complex relationships between memory and human experience. Join them for a fascinating discussion incorporating science, literature, magic and dance.

Nicola Clayton is a Professor of Comparative Cognition at Cambridge University and a Fellow of the Royal Society. Clive Wilkins is a fine art painter and has exhibited widely, including at the National Portrait Gallery, London. Together they collaborate through The Captured Thought.

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