Channel McGilchrist

The official platform of renowned psychiatrist, author and thinker, Dr Iain McGilchrist.

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Announcement: Pre-Order Dr Iain McGilchrist's new book The Matter With Things

From the author of the widely acclaimed The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World (over 100,000 copies sold worldwide).

In this landmark new book The Matter With Things (published by Perspectiva Press), Iain McGilchrist addresses some of the oldest and hardest questions humanity faces – ones that, however, have a practical urgency for all of us today…

Channel McGilchrist Videos

You can see examples of videos on Channel McGilchrist below. For exclusive members’ videos, join the Channel here.

Watch an introduction from Dr Iain McGilchrist
Dr Iain McGilchrist discusses his new book
The movement between heaven and earth: William Blake’s image of Jacob’s Ladder
How education and government are suffering from the loss of the right hemisphere
Dr Colwyn Trevarthen & Dr Iain McGilchrist

Unseen clip from The Divided Brain movie footage.
Dr Colwyn Trevarthen is Professor of Child Psychology and Psychobiology, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh, collaborator with Nobel Prize-winner Sir Roger Sperry at Caltech, and one of the world’s most distinguished living researchers on the perceptuomotor and cognitive functions of the cerebral hemispheres.

Jordan Peterson in conversation with Dr Iain McGilchrist
Part 1 of John Cleese & Dr Iain McGilchrist on Creativity, Humour and the Meaning of Life
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What's included in Channel McGilchrist?

For non-members there are a variety of new videos for you to enjoy, a selection of written pieces by others as well as Dr Iain McGilchrist’s Daily Poetry Readings.

Membership will give you exclusive access to:

• exclusive interviews;

• discussions about Dr Iain McGilchrist’s upcoming book due for publication in 2021;

• new, exclusive lectures;

• a community discussion forum;

• written articles by Dr Iain McGilchrist;

• the opportunity to ask Dr Iain McGilchrist a question;

• unseen film footage from The Divided Brain and other documentaries featuring Dr Iain McGilchrist;

• the chance to join a community and engage with like-minded enthusiasts.

Recent interviews

Discussions about Dr Iain McGilchrist’s upcoming book due for publication in 2021

New lectures

A discussion forum

Written articles by Dr Iain McGilchrist

The opportunity to ask Dr Iain McGilchrist a question

Unseen film footage from The Divided Brain and other documentaries featuring Dr Iain McGilchrist

The chance to join a community and engage with like-minded enthusiasts

or subscribe to our free newsletter.
Newsletters are sent every few weeks and
contain details of Dr McGilchrist’s activities.
Channel McGilchrist is the new official platform of renowned psychiatrist, author and thinker, Dr Iain McGilchrist, author of The Master and His Emissary.
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The Master & His Emissary

“McGilchrist’s careful analysis of how brains work is a veritable tour de force, gradually and skilfully revealed. I know of no better exposition of the current state of functional brain neuroscience …”

– Professor WF Bynum

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Upcoming events with Dr Iain McGilchrist

Salon London on Wednesday 19th August 2020

Dr Iain McGilchrist will be doing a live event hosted by Salon London on Wednesday 19th August 2020 at 8pm UK time. He will be talking about The Master and His Emissary and this will be followed by a Q&A. See here to book your free ticket and for more information.