Dan Nixon
Writer, London

Dan Nixon is a freelance writer and leads Perspectiva’s initiative into the workings of the attention economy. He is also a senior researcher at the Mindfulness Initiative. Previously, during his time working at the Bank of England, his essays on mindfulness and economics were picked up by The Sunday Times, The Economist and The Guardian, among others. He lives in London.

Written by Dan Nixon

Detail from The Vision of Saint John (1608-14) by El Greco. Courtesy the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Essay/
Thinkers and theories
The body as mediator

The phenomenology of Maurice Merleau-Ponty entwines us, via our own beating, pulsing, living bodies, in the lives of others

Dan Nixon