SAGE Center Lecture by Anil Ananthaswamy — Maladies of the Self: What Our Fault-lines Are Telling Us about Who We Are
Anil Ananthaswamy, a former Silicon Valley software engineer, is a consultant for New Scientist magazine and author of The Man Who Wasn’t There (Dutton, Penguin Random House, USA) and The Edge of Physics (Houghton Mifflin-Harcourt, 2010). He is a guest editor at UC Santa Cruz’s renowned science-writing program and teaches an annual science journalism workshop at the National Centre for Biological Sciences in Bangalore, India. He is a freelance feature editor for the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science’s “Front Matter” and has written for National Geographic News, Discover, and Matter. He has been a columnist for PBS NOVA’s The Nature of Reality blog. He won the UK Institute of Physics’ Physics Journalism award and the British Association of Science Writers’ award for Best Investigative Journalism. His first book, The Edge of Physics, was voted book of the year in 2010 by Physics World.