June 21: Panelists Discuss Creativity during the UCI Brain Dialogue Series

4c the Future Compassion, Consciousness, Collective Memory, Creativity

Join us June 21, 2021 for our UCI Brain Dialogue Series, where faculty from across the UCI campus will discuss Creativity.

In this panel, Drs. Linda Palmer, Bryan Reynolds, and S. Ama Wray will discuss their perspectives on creativity, imagination, insight, and the characteristics of genius. Our panelists will explore the nature and origin of the creative process, the psychology and neuroscience of creativity, and will discuss the environmental elements and cultural domains of creativity.


Linda Palmer

Project Scientist, School of Medicine


Bryan Reynolds

Chancellor’s Professor, Drama
Claire Trevor School of the Arts


S. Ama Wray

Associate Professor, Dance
Claire Trevor School of the Arts

About the Dialogue Series

The UCI Brain Dialogue series is a monthly forum that brings together researchers studying one phenomenon from various perspectives. Events will include 10-minute presentations from 3-4 invited speakers, followed by a moderated discussion and Q&A. This series is designed for both academics and the public. Visit the UCI Brain website for more information on upcoming talks.