Margaret A. Boden is Research Professor of Cognitive Science at the University of Sussex. She is a member of the Academia Europaea, and a Fellow of the British Academy and of the American Association for Artificial Intelligence. In 2002 she was awarded an OBE “for services to cognitive science.” Her writing has been translated into 20 foreign languages. Her latest books are The Creative Mind: Myths And Mechanisms (2nd edn. 2004) and Mind As Machine: A History Of Cognitive Science, 2 vols. (2006). Her next book (from OUP in 2010) will be Creativity And Art: Three Roads To Surprise.