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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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Sunday 26 June Is Utopia within Reach? Reggie Adams will share with us a unique new view of the world and an approach to maximizing human well-being.

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Friday 1 July Africa Writes, Sex, Love and Poetry Join an evening of readings and uncensored conversation on sex, love and desire spanning the sexuality spectrum and the African Diaspora experience

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CANCELLED: Saturday 2 July Miners in Your Family? Discover More About Their Lives Find out where records are held that enable you to learn more about your mining ancestors.

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Thursday 14 July A World Behind Wire: The Nazi Camps and Ghettos With Dr Geoffrey Megargee

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Tuesday 19 July LONDON'S BURNING SEASON: ‘A People’s History of the Woodcraft Folk’ with Phineas Harper and Annebell Phineas Harper and Annebella Pollen discuss the history of the Woodcraft Folk, an egalitarian co-operative children and young people’s movement which originated in a back garden in south London!

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