Bethesda Talk on Synesthesia and Book Signing May 27

May 27, 10 a.m. at the Wednesday Morning Group, Cedar Lane Unitarian Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda MD, 20814.Wed_Blue

Richard E. Cytowic, MD, MFA speaks about the crossed–senses of synesthesia, how it relates to creativity, and the challenge it poses to brain-inspired “neuromorphic” computing such as IBM’s Watson. A book signing follows his talk.

The Wednesday Morning Group (wmgroup.org) is a weekly meeting of curious individuals who engage guest speakers and one another.Founded 50 years ago, the organization is open to all (a guest fee of $5 is requested). Typical lectures cover current events, literature, art, education, and social issues.

Dr. Cytowic’ s talk is followed by a book signing of Wednesday is Indigo Blue, winner of the Montaigne Medal (cash or check only, please).  For further queries contact Julie Goodman juliegoldberggoodman@gmail.com.

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