The Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse continues its special public lecture series, the IAST Distinguished Lectures in the Social Sciences, given by internationally renowned scholars on a theme of interest to all concerned citizens.
Theme 2016 "Narrative"
OPEN ACCESS. No registration required.
All lectures take place in Amphitheater Cujas (n.1 on the map): Acces Map
- September 22: First Lecture: Robert Shiller, from Yale University, talked on "The influence of narrative on financial decision making".
- November 3: Second Lecture: Rebecca Stott, from East Anglia University, talked on "Cross-pollinations: Narrative in science and literature".
- December 1: Third Lecture: Brian Boyd, from Auckland University, talked on "The evolution of storytelling".
|Robert Shiller||Rebecca Stott||Brian Boyd|