Posted on April 16, 2013 by admin
Guest speaker Shankar Vedantam, science correspondent for NPR, will speak on how subconscious bias in the human mind can affect how we look at the world.
The reception will run from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., featuring a full Indian dinner, followed by the lecture from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and a book signing for Vedantam’s The Hidden Brain: How our Unconscious Minds Elect Presidents, Control Markets, Wage Wars and Save Our Lives.
The Solanki Foundation Lecture is an endowed lecture series established by Uka and Nalini Solanki with the express intention of inviting a distinguished individual to discuss South Asia-related topics. Read more about the Solanki Foundation Lecture and this year’s guest speaker, Shankar Vedantam, here.