Lectures

2019 - 2020

Why do clustered and distributed representations of visual categories in human ventral temporal cortex (VTC) have a consistent cortical topography across people? 
Kalanit Grill-Spector, Stanford University, February 3, 2020

Good Answers
Joint work with Kevin Dorst
Matthew Mandelkern, University of Oxford, January 14, 2020

Moral Cognition for the Greater Good: Veil-of-Ignorance Reasoning and Epistemic Cooperation
Joshua Greene, Harvard University, October 15, 2019 

                             

2018-2019

Developmental and Evolutionary Foundations of the Human Mathematical Mind
Elizabeth Brannon, January 24, 2019 

Explanation: The Good, The Bad And The Beautiful
Tania Lombrozo, April 4, 2019

2017-2018

Formal Semantics and Pragmatics: Origins, Issues, Impact 
Barbara Partee, April 12, 2018

2016-2017

World knowledge and formal aspects of sentence processing: exploring the boundaries
Asad Sayeed, January 20, 2017 

Saving Memes from Extinction
Daniel Dennett, February 16, 2017 

Moral empiricism: a rational learning approach to moral judgement
Shaun B. Nichols, April 6, 2017 

Do Non-Linguistics Creatures Have Fodorian (Logic-Like/Language Like) Language of Thought
Susan Carey, April 28, 2017 

Constraints and Flexibility during Vocal Development
Asif Ghanzanfa, October 5, 2017 

Episodic Memory, Time, and Agency 
Carl Craver, December 8, 2017 

 

 

2015-2016

The Role of Representation in the Mind/Brain
Alfonzo Caramazza, February 11, 2016 

Investigating Abstraction: Lessons from Letters
Brenda Rapp, March 4, 2016 

Experiments in Musical Intelligence
David Cope, April 27, 2016 

2014-past

Sound Symbolism in Australian Languages: Phonetic Iconicity Re-examined
Hannah Haynie, October 16, 2014 

Proto-Sogeram Serial Verbs 
Don Daniels, October 10, 2013