The Lazy Mindreader
PhD Thesis, Leiden & Oxford, 2016
Max van Duijn is a researcher, writer, and public speaker based in Amsterdam and Leiden. He works on language and stories in relation to human cognition. His academic work seeks to combine approaches and methods from both the sciences and humanities. In the domain of public science, his writings and talks cover storytelling and literature, philosophy of language, human evolution, and practical applications of these topics in society.