One thing is for sure. I won’t read a more interesting book all year … Although it begins by eschewing the word art, it starts to make sense of the word for me — more than anything I have ever read – A.N.Wilson Sunday Times
Professor David Lewis-Williams
David Lewis-Williams is Professor Emeritus and Senior Mentor in the Rock Art Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Polemical, insightful and thought-provoking, his latest book 'Conceiving God' is essential reading for all those interested in the roles of science and religion in contemporary society.
Among David Lewis-Williams' previous books are The Mind in the Cave: Consciousness and the Origins of Art, Inside the Neolithic Mind: Consciousness, Cosmos and the Realm of the Gods (with David Pearce) and The Shamans of Prehistory: Trance and Magic in the Painted Caves (with Jean Clottes).