The Hamburgers in the Fridge: An Interview with Professor Nikolas Rose about Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Neuroscience and Critical Friendship

Authors

  • Kristofer Hansson Lund university
  • Karolina Lindh Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences, Lund University, Sweden

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3384/cu.2000.1525.1810115

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Interview

Abstract

During 2016 and 2017 the Cultural Studies Group of Neuroscience at the Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences at Lund University in Sweden organised a seminar series titled the ‘Seminar on Neuroscience, Culture and Society’. Professor Nikolas Rose was one of the invited guest speakers; he is a researcher who strongly influences cultural reflections on neuroscience (Rose 2007, Abi-Rached & Rose 2010, Rose & Abi-Rached 2013). He visited us on the 22nd of March 2017 and during his visit Kristofer Hansson and Karolina Lindh took the pportunity to interview Professor Rose to hear more about his thoughts and experiences of interdisciplinary collaboration between neuroscience researchers and researchers in the social sciences and humanities.

References

Abi-Rached, Joelle M. & Rose, Nikolas (2010): The birth of the neuromolecular gaze, History of the Human Sciences, 23: 1, 11-36. https://doi.org/10.1177/0952695109352407

Rose, Nikolas (2007): The Politics of Life Itself: Biomedicine, Power, and Subjectivity in the Twenty-first Century, Princeton: Princeton University Press. https://doi.org/10.1515/9781400827503

Rose, Nikolas (2013): ‘The Human Sciences in a Biological Age’, Theory, Culture & Society, 30:1. https://doi.org/10.1177/0263276412456569

Rose, Nikolas & Abi-Rached, Joelle M. (2013): Neuro: The New Brain Sciences and the Management of the Mind, Princeton: Princeton University Press. https://doi.org/10.1515/9781400846337

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2018-04-19

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The Unbound Brain