Reality is made of consciousness
Bernardo Kastrup (Round 2)
Is Consciousness the Fundamental Reality? The Validity of Analytic Idealism
This episodes provides an in-depth crash course on Analytic Idealism with Bernardo Kastrup. @bernardokastrup is the executive director of Essentia Foundation. His work has been leading the modern renaissance of metaphysical idealism, the notion that reality is essentially mental. He has a Ph.D. in Philosophy (ontology, philosophy of mind) and another Ph.D. in Computer Engineering (reconfigurable computing, artificial intelligence). As a scientist, Bernardo has worked for the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) and the Philips Research Laboratories (where the ‘Casimir Effect’ of Quantum Field Theory was discovered).