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Get physical with Amanda Smith on ABC Radio National's The Body Sphere. It's a program about the human form and the way we use it as we create and compete, care and abuse, display and hide. Published every Sunday.


What the body knows

September 21st, 2014

Episode 53 of 99 episodes

Ever since Stanislavsky pioneered 'method acting', actors have been delving into their psyches and memories to find a truthful way of performing. A more recent technique is all about the body, not the mind. It's based on the theory of 'embodied cognition'. So, what is embodied cognition?