Literature http://wkar.org en MSU lab examines literature's effects on the brain http://wkar.org/post/msu-lab-examines-literatures-effects-brain <p><a href="http://dhlc.cal.msu.edu/people/natalie-phillips/" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Dr. Natalie Phillips</a><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">, the co-director and lead faculty for Literary Neuroscience and History of Mind at the </span><a href="http://dhlc.cal.msu.edu/" style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Digital Humanities and Literary Cognition Lab</a><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">, i</span><span style="font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">ntegrates the humanities and sciences in</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"> her </span><a href="http://dhlc.cal.msu.edu/files/7813/5172/8864/Phillips-DistractionAsLivelinessOfMind.pdf" style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">research</a><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; line-height: 1.15;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; line-height: 1.15;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-5d33e268-e0ac-c594-6049-e0ee0b852f71"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: rgb(253, 253, 252); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Through literature and brain scans, she analyzes the developmental impact of reading on complex processes in the brain.&nbsp;Dr. Phillips</span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"> joins us to discuss her research and findings.</span></span></p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><div> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:39:21 +0000 Current State 44139 at http://wkar.org MSU lab examines literature's effects on the brain