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language as a window into human nature

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Wednesday 29 October The science of zombie killing Discover what you really should arm yourself with if the zombie apocalypse happens this Halloween!

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Saturday 25 October Challenges to sexual identities: global perspectives A panel discussion on sexual identity in the 21st century

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Saturday 25 October Borderlands and boundaries: forms of identity at the frontier Three post-doctoral researchers present work investigating the effects of borders, frontiers and geographical boundaries on the societies that live in and around them.

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Saturday 25 October New directions for area studies: a panel discussion An open discussion on the future of area studies.

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Saturday 25 October Ben Okri in conversation Booker prize-winning author Ben Okri reflects on his writing career.

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