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language as a window into human nature

For a change, here's a link to a great talk on language by Steven Pinker

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Wednesday 30 July The Big Debate: ‘Fantasy, reality and morality: what are the consequences of the moral decisions we Fantasy, reality and morality: what are the consequences of the moral decisions we make in virtual or online worlds?

See more talks like this in: academic / computerscience / web / internet


Wednesday 30 July ‘London Irish Fictions’ with John Healy and Tony Murray Guests discuss the Irish migrant experience of the capital in literature, with Healey discussing his celebrated autobiography The Grass Arena.

See more talks like this in: arts / irishliteratureandhistory / autobiography


Thursday 31 July The Folklore of Discworld Take a trip to Discworld with award-winning author Dr Jacqueline Simpson.

See more talks like this in: arts / worldcultures / folklore


Wednesday 20 August The violent death of King Richard III Uncover the potential sequence of events leading to the last moments and death of Richard III.

See more talks like this in: academic / historyofart / museum / museum


Wednesday 29 October The science of zombie killing Discover what you really should arm yourself with if the zombie apocalypse happens this Halloween!

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