The human brain is a machine that feeds on stories This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 1 year, 6 months ago by Juan Manuel Otero Barrigón. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts June 3, 2022 at 7:15 pm #72014 Juan Manuel Otero Barrigón 👋 While reviewing some texts for our next Mythological RoundTable to be held in September, I came across this article recently published in different newspapers in Latin America that may be of interest to some friends around here. https://elpais.com/cultura/2022-05-30/el-cerebro-humano-es-una-maquina-que-se-alimenta-de-cuentos.html The human brain, says the author, is not a logical-mathematical processing machine, like a computer, but a processor of narratives. Our brain likes to be told stories to understand the world. The article contains obligatory references both Campbell and Jung Greetings to all! Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) The forum ‘Awakening the Mythological Mind’ is closed to new topics and replies.