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Psyched! The psychology of human behaviour

Story added 2nd Oct 2019

 

Psyched!

This new City Lit - Birkbeck collaboration brings you lively evenings of interactive discussions on the psychology of human behaviour featuring cutting-edge science, experimentation and practical advice. Come to Psyched! for an insider’s look at how the brain works and how evolution affects the way you think, feel and behave.

The development of language

Thursday 28 November 2019, 18:30-20:30, City Lit
Why did human language take millions of years to emerge, yet babies are born ‘language ready’? Listen to our panel of science experts to learn about how primitive body language still sets the stage for language development. More information >

The origin of lust
 
Thursday 13 February 2020, 18:30-20:30, City Lit
Psyched! - an insider’s look at how the brain works and how evolution affects the way you think, feel and behave. What is the evolutionary origin of lust and what is its place in the modern world? Come and prepare for Valentine's Day at Psyched! More information >

Sex differences
Thursday 26 March 2020, 18:30-20:30, City Lit
Let's talk about sex (differences) Slugs and snails and puppy dog's tails – or sugar and spice and everything nice? What are boys and girls made of? More information  >

Delivered in partnership with Birkbeck, University of London, Department of Psychological Sciences.