Lotto, Lorenzo (1480–1556), Madonna and Child, the Inant Saint John andSaint Peter Martyr. Museo di Capodimonte, Naples.
Credits: © 2013 Photo Scala, Florence – courtesy o the Ministero Beni e Att. Culturali
About the authors
is Director o The Social Brain Centre at the RSA.A chess Grandmaster, Jonathan was British Champion or threeconsecutive years 2004– 6. He was educated at Oxord, Harvard andBristol universities and currently writes a weekly column or
,Scotland’s national newspaper.For inquiries relating to this document or the work o the RSA SocialBrain centre more generally, please email
is the author o
The Master and his Emissary
TheDivided Brain and the Making o the Western World.
He is a ormerFellow o All Souls’ College, Oxord, where he taught literature, beoretraining in medicine and becoming a Fellow o the Royal Collegeo Psychiatrists.