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Sept. 16 Christopher Innes and Brigitte Bogar If Music Be the Food of Love, Play On (Chair: Suzanne Hidi)

Sept. 23 Keith Oatley Why reading fiction is good for you. The psychology of literary and film art (Chair: Suzanne Hidi) (AUDIO)

Sept. 30 Mladen Vranic Diabetes epidemic: where are we now? (Chair: Harold Atwood)  CANCELLED

Oct. 7 Suzanne Hidi  Power of interest in enhancing motivation and learning (Chair: Cornelia Baines) (AUDIO)

Oct. 14 Roger Martin State of capitalism (Chair: Peter Russell) (AUDIO)

Oct. 21 Amu Sarkar Sorrow of South East Asia: Largest mass poisoning in history caused by drinking underground water contaminated with toxic metals (Chair: Harry Schachter)

Oct. 28 John English Canada and the Arctic Council (Chair: Peter Russell)

Nov. 4 Derek Pensler How Jews became Israelis (Chair: Martin Klein) (AUDIO)

Nov. 11 Peter Kotanen Do invading plants escape their enemies? (Chair: Nancy Dengler) (AUDIO)

Nov. 18 Toni Healey The Lexicographer and Her Craft: Writing a Dictionary of Old English in the Digital Age (Chair: Linda Hutcheon)

Nov. 25 Stevie Cameron Robert Pickton and Canada’s Missing Women (Chair: Peter Russell) Register



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