Steven Pinker, neuroscientist and bestselling author: University at Albany 175th Anniversary Celebration


Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7:30pm


Page Hall, University at Albany downtown campus 135 Western Avenue, Albany, NY

When: Thursday, January 24, 2019 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Where: Page Hall Downtown Campus

Cost: Free


Description: Steven Pinker, cognitive neuroscientist, is one of the world’s most influential thinkers on the subjects of language, mind, behavior, and what it means to be human. His new book is Enlightenment Now (2018), a passionate argument for the enduring values of reason and science in the face of resurgent anti-intellectualism, prejudice, and magical thinking. Bill Gates called it, “my new favorite book of all time.”

Contact: New York State Writers Institute (518) 442-5620

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