Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do. : Oscar Wilde

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Improving Your Mind Reading

David Kidd and Emanuele Castano of the New School for Social Research have evidence that reading literary fiction (not pop fiction and not nonfiction) can improve our ability to understand others by exercising our intellectual engagement and creative thought. See Reading Literary Fiction Improves 'Mind-Reading' Skills for an introduction.