For this friendly debate, Rupert met up with Tanya Luhrmann, Professor of Anthropology at Stanford, along with neuroscientist and author Anil Seth, to look at the deep scientific and philosophical mystery of consciousness. The debate was chaired by David Malone, livestreamed from the University Aula in Bergen on December 2nd, 2023. The Holberg Debate is an annual event organized by the Holberg Prize.