Academic Year 2021/22
Seminars are held on Thursdays 4-5 pm. Note that the seminar is virtual on Microsoft Teams, so if you would like to attend, contact Dr Marinella Cappelletti. All are welcome.
Spring Term 2022
20 Jan 2022: Jackie Craissati, Kent and Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust
10 Feb 2022: Kathrin Cohen Kadosh, University of Surrey
3 Mar 2022: Peter Holland, Goldsmiths, University of London
24 Mar 2022: Gregory Wallace, George Washington University
Autumn term 2021
28 Oct 2021: Stacey Humphries, Goldsmiths University of London
11 Nov 2021: Frank Russo, Ryerson University, Toronto
Spring Term 2020
16 Jan: Joanne Kenrick (Goldsmiths, University of London) - "When it comes to lying, does practise make perfect?"
23 Jan: Dr Simon van Gaal (Amsterdam) – “Interactions between expectations and conscious report”
30 Jan: Dr Jim Everitt (Kent) – “Moral actions and moral persons”
6 Feb: Dr Matt Davis (Cambridge) – “Predicting and understanding speech”
13 Feb: Dr Gavin Buckingham (University of Exeter) - "Learning skills by observing errors"
27 Feb: Dr Nura Sidarus (Royal Holloway) -
5 Mar: Sinead Rocha (Cambridge) - “Rhythm in Infancy”
12 Mar: Lawrence Paithis (Plymouth) -
19 Mar: Clare Press (Birkbeck) - "How do models of our actions shape social perception?"
26 Mar: Sophie Sowden (Birmingham) -
Autumn Term 2019
17 Oct: Prof Asifa Majid (University of York) - "When cross-cultural differences in language do and do not affect cognition "
24 Oct: Prof Stephen Lindsay (University of Victoria) - "The credibility revolution in the life sciences"
31 Oct: Dr Evelyne Mercure (Goldsmiths) - "Deafness, language experience & brain plasticity in infants"
14 Nov: Prof Cecilia Heyes (Oxford) - "Cognitive Gadgets: The Cultural Evolution of Thinking" [NB: The Hermelin Lecture, different time & followed by drinks reception. Separate details to follow]
21 Nov: Dr Sam Gilbert (UCL) - "Outsourcing memory to external devices: Metacognition, development and cognitive offloading"
28 Nov: Dr Federica Biotti (Royal Holloway) - "Recognising bodily states through voices and vision"
5 Dec: Dr Elisa Ferre (Royal Holloway) - " From vestibular encoding to vestibular cognition"
12th Dec: Dr Matthew Pelowski (University of Vienna) – “Can you really feel what I do?: behavioural and brain studies on empathic and emotional connections between viewers and artists”