2017/18 Departmental Seminar Series


Academic Year 2017/18

Seminars are held on Thursdays at 4 pm in room RHB 342, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London SE14 6NW, unless otherwise noted. Maps and directions can be found at

All talks are open to staff, students and members of the public. Attendance is free and there is no need to book in advance. For further information, contact Dr Rebecca Chamberlain  


Autumn Term 2017

Please click on the speaker name to see the full event listing


19 Oct             Vebjørn Ekroll

University of Bergen

What is the role of perceptual illusions in magic?


26 Oct            Chris Street

Huddersfield University

Adaptive decision strategies in lie detection


2 Nov            Boris Kleber

Aarhus University

Singing - what's the brain got to do with it? 


16 Nov            Catherine Sebastian

Royal Holloway, University of London

Emotion processing and regulation in adolescents exhibiting reactive aggressive behaviour


23 Nov               Michael Banissy

Goldsmiths, University of London

Feeling the pain of others: Understanding factors contributing to conscious vicarious perception


30 Nov               Katharina Schnitzspahn

University of Aberdeen

Remembering delayed intentions- Prospective memory development across the lifespan