Posts Categorized: Books

My Interview with Sam Harris

Making Sense Podcast, #159 I talk about my new book with my husband, Sam Harris, on his podcast, Making Sense. Click here to listen to the interview

Read an Excerpt of CONSCIOUS

You can now read the first chapter of CONSCIOUS on Susan Cain’s “Quiet Revolution” website “Here is the guide you’ve been looking for to explain what we know so far about the mystery of consciousness. Introducing Annaka Harris, who makes it sound easy (and elegant)…” —Susan Cain, Author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in... Read more »

My Interview with Dan Harris

10% Happier Podcast, #190 “Annaka Harris discusses her new book, CONSCIOUS. She boldly defines consciousness and challenges long-held assumptions about this complicated concept.” Click here to listen to the interview

CONSCIOUS is out today!

“CONSCIOUS offers the clearest, most compelling explanation that I’ve seen of consciousness. If you’ve ever wondered how you have the capacity to wonder, some fascinating insights await you in these pages.” ADAM GRANT, AUTHOR OF ORIGINALS AND GIVE AND TAKE “The AI quest for artificial minds has transformed the mystery of consciousness into philosophy with a deadline. In this... Read more »

Guest Post: “The World is Nothing but Change” by Carlo Rovelli

If I observe the microscopic state of things, then the difference between past and future vanishes. The future of the world, for instance, is determined by its present state—though neither more nor less than is the past. We often say that causes precede effects and yet, in the elementary grammar of things, there is no... Read more »