True/False Conversations
8:30 am
Thu February 27, 2014

'Manakamana' takes viewers on a pilgrimage via cable car

A still image from the documentary "Manakamana," which is screening at the 2014 True/False Film Fest.
Image courtesy Stephanie Spray and Pacho Velez

This story is part of True/False Conversations, a series of in-depth interviews with the filmmakers of this year’s True/False Fest.  Find the rest of them here or download the podcast on iTunes.

This weekend is the annual True/False Film Fest, bringing documentary films and filmmakers to Columbia from all over the world.

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8:00 am
Sat August 24, 2013

MU professor chosen to explore spirituality and the brain in international fellowship

Brick Johnstone, a professor and neuropsychologist, is among eight scholars from around the world who will be exploring spirituality and the brain during a nine-month fellowship.
Credit Courtesy MU Department of Health Psychology

What goes on in the brain during a spiritual experience?

The answers to that question are Brick Johnstone’s specialty.

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4:55 pm
Mon December 19, 2011

Religion and the brain

Panelists explained what neuroscience is discovering about spirituality.

Watch the show and join the conversation on the Intersection website.

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