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 Susan Blackmore

Sue Blackmore is a freelance writer, lecturer and broadcaster, and a Visiting Lecturer at the University of the West of England, Bristol. She has a degree in psychology and physiology from Oxford University (1973) and a PhD in parapsychology from the University of Surrey (1980). Her research interests include memes and the theory of memetics, evolutionary theory, consciousness, and meditation. She practices Zen

She writes for several magazines and newspapers, and is a frequent contributor and presenter on radio and television. She is author of over sixty academic articles, about forty book contributions and many book reviews.

Sue hosts the UK Meme Central website and has is a leading researcher in Memetics. Her book The Meme Machine (1999) has been translated into eleven other languages.


Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection is, to my mind, the most beautiful in all science.

Susan Blackmore