What is self

Episode 9,   Oct 25, 2021, 08:24 AM

This episode of the Science and Cocktails Podcast is dicking deeply into philosophy searching for an answer to one of the big questions: “what is self” and to answer that question we have Professor in philosophy, Dan Zahavi. Dan Zahavi is a kind of rockstar within phenomenology and he has some very interesting perspectives on what is self.
He gave a talk at a Science and Cocktails event this summer about the self going from Buddhist philosophy to modern neuroscience and you can see the whole talk on the science and cocktail youtube channel.
In this podcast episode, we will go deeper into Dan Zahavi's own perspectives.

A Science and Cocktails production funded by The Novo Nordisk Foundation.
Contributing Scientist; Dan Zahavi,  professor of philosophy and director of the Center for Subjectivity Research at the University of Copenhagen.
Journalist, Sound designer and producer; Sofie Hjorth 
Music composers; Hjalte Bested Hjorth and Sofie Hjorth