On Thursday, October 8, at 4:30 p.m.,Jeffrey Zacks, neuroscientist and WU professor of Psychology and Radiology, will discuss his recent book, Flicker: Your Brain on Movies. Pairing current cognitive research with the history of cinema, Zacks' book takes a scientific look at how the brain engages with images on the big screen. For more information about Zacks and his book, click here.
Zacks’ talk will take place in Olin Library’s Ginkgo Reading Room. A reception will follow the discussion. The event is free and open to the public. If you have questions, contact Joy Lowery at firstname.lastname@example.org or 314-935-5418.