Spotlight: The Dao of Zib

10/07/11
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Strip away the trimmings of a traditional science presentation, add cocktails, and you have WSF Spotlight. This is a wug. Now there is another one. There are two of them. There are two ____. What? With this simple test and and an adorable imaginary animal, Jean Berko Gleason opened up a new understanding of what would become psycholinguistics. Follow along at home and see how you fare when she selects two volunteers to take some of her linguistic tests.

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Date: Thursday June 2, 2011
Time: 08:00 PM-09:30 PM
Venue: Galapagos Art Space
Moderator: Faith Salie
Participants: Joy Hirsch, Jean Berko Gleason, Priyamvada Natarajan, Corina Tarnita, Tal Rabin

Strip away the trimmings of a traditional science presentation, add cocktails, and you have the WSF Spotlight. An intimate, cabaret-style setting provides an unobstructed glimpse into the minds of some science’s most visionary women. It’s a science happy hour featuring cutting edge science and one-of-a-kind talks that promise to entertain, engage, and enlighten....[Read more]

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