Monday, 15 March 2010
Finally got to see Avatar the movie in 3D last weekend. Surely the most astonishing and breathtaking experience depicted on screen since the first Star Wars movie! OK, so the plot devices were predictable and there are several ways of "interpreting" the storyline. But did you pick up on the implications of transference from human to Na'avi? What happens when you completely and irreversibly shift your consciousness into a different physiology? talk about the ultimate culture transformation!
Thursday, 4 March 2010
Here we are at the 2nd Australian Positive Psychology and Well-being Conference at Monash University, Caulfield, February 13, 2010. This is at the end of my workshop, "Wise decisions: How the psychology of wisdom can be applied to everyday life" where a small group of enthusiastic delegates followed a six-step process for making a wise decision when faced with a dilemma!