Great Thinkers of Our Time-Steven Pinker and Rebecca Goldstein
Take advantage of this rare opportunity to connect with brilliant
speakers from the worlds of science, philosophy, psychology,
and the arts with Hunter College's ongoing series, Great
Thinkers of Our Time. This evening we welcome Steven Pinker
and Rebecca Newberger Goldstein.
Steven Pinker is an experimental psychologist, cognitive
scientist, and linguist. He is also the Johnstone Family Professor
in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University and the
author of seven books, including The Language Instinct,
and most recently, The Stuff of Thought: Language as a
Window into Human Nature.
Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is a summa-cum-laude graduate
of Barnard College, a PhD in philosophy from Princeton
University, and a MacArthur Fellow. Goldstein is the author of
The Mind Body Problem, and her most recent Thirty-Six
Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction.
A question and answer session, plus a book-signing and
reception will follow the lecture.
To RSVP call 212-772-4292 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
February 17, 2012
695 Park Avenue
West Building, 8th Floor