Showcase Writing Project

Prompt 2: Please write a 1,250-1,500 word essay arguing your opinion for what the ideal relationship between art and science looks like inside your projected career path or current discipline. Focus your opinion on the relationship you feel that your discipline of interest should maintain with the arts. Strive to be as specific as possible.

Texts Used:

  • Yo-Yo Ma’s “Necessary Edges: Arts, Empathy, and Education”
  • Jonah Lehrer’s “The Future of Science… Is Art?”
  • Steven Pinker’s “Science is Not Your Enemy”

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Final Draft: