[Event] How to Do Things with Neurons by Dr. Elizabeth Wilson

How to Do Things with Neurons: Antidepressants, Suicidal Ideation, & Feminist Theories of Mind-Body

A Talk by Dr. Elizabeth Wilson, Women’s Studies, Emory University

When: Monday, March 28, 2011

Time: 11:30 am – 1 pm

Place: 323 Conklin Hall, History Seminar Room

Elizabeth Wilson is one of the country’s leading feminist scholars on the intersecting discourses of biology, psychoanalysis, evolutionary theory and gender. She is the author of Feminism and the Neurological Body (Duke University Press) and Feminism and the Microstructure of Cognition (Routledge), and most recently, Affect and Artificial Intelligence (University of Washington Press). Currently she is engaged in a feminist analysis of biomedical theories of depression.

Refreshments will be served.


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