Felipe De Brigard
Professor of Philosophy, Duke University

Felipe De Brigard is the Fuchsberg-Levine Family Associate Professor of Philosophy, and associate professor in the departments of Psychology and Neuroscience, and the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at Duke University. He is also principal investigator of the Imagination and Modal Cognition Laboratory within the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences.

Written by Felipe De Brigard

The Blue Boat (1892) by Winslow Homer. Courtesy the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Essay/
Neuroscience
Nostalgia reimagined

Neuroscience is finding what propaganda has long known: nostalgia doesn’t need real memories – an imagined past works too

Felipe De Brigard