Deciding on topics for the assignments of my studies in neuropsychology are an easy task for me. I took up this learning because I wanted to understand the autistic brain. Now that we are in the modules regarding aural processing, it feels only natural that I – as an autistic musicologist and musician – write about the autistic brain on music. Hashtag “cognitive music science” or “psychology of music” or “neuromusicology”. But what exactly do those terms mean?
My name is Martine and I am writing my PhD about the Cyborg Mermaid. On this website, you’ll find blogs about autism, cyborgs, fan fiction, King Alfred of Wessex, mermaids, music & musicology, martial arts, (neuro)psychology, video games, and random nerdiness.
Kêr-Is – cello & neo medieval instruments
Achtamar – cello & sea sounds
A Mermaid’s Lullaby
Cultuurverkopers (Dutch Podcast)
Domcantorij – Distler – Singet
- creative writing
- goal setting
- King Alfred of Wessex
- Lost in Translation
- martial arts
- medieval studies
- the medium formerly known as TV