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#PoTW: The novel as commodity: rewiring book history

When: 28 March 2018, 5-7pm Who: The Institute of English Studies in partnership with the the Open University’s Postcolonial and Global Literatures Research Cluster and the History of Books and Reading Research Collaboration Where: Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Novels today appear to accrue markets and circulation with viral speed on social media platforms, a […]

#PotW: The Chandaria Lectures 2017 | Cognitive Gadgets

When: Friday 8 December, 6-7pm Who: Institute of Philosophy Where: The Chancellor’s Hall, First Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Evolutionary psychology casts the human mind as a collection of cognitive instincts – organs of thought shaped by genetic evolution and constrained by the needs of our Stone Age ancestors. This picture was plausible 25 years […]