The Symbolic Systems Forum at Stanford
(The Public Sessions of Symsys 280, Symbolic Systems Research Seminar, 1 unit)
Autumn Quarter, 2017-2018
12:30-1:20 pm on Selected Mondays, in 460-126 (Margaret Jacks Hall)
(unless otherwise noted)
Everyone is welcome!
Oct. 16 Michal Kosinski, Graduate School of Business, "The End of Privacy"
Oct. 30 Laura Maguire, Philosophy Department, "A New Theory of Bullshit"
Nov. 27 Judith Degen, Linguistics Department, "Overinformativeness? Rationally Redundant Reference" LAST MINUTE CHANGE: Todd Davies, Symbolic Systems Program, "The Message or the Messenger? Inferring Virality and Diffusion Structure from Online Petition Signature Data"
Winter Quarter Forums:
Jan. 22 Sharad Goel, Management Science & Engineering Department, "Law, Order, and Algorithms"
Feb. 12 Cleo Condoravdi, Linguistics Department, Talk Title TBA
Mar. 12 Ge Wang, Music Department, Talk Title TBA
Spring Quarter Forums:
Apr. 9 Jeff Shrager, Symbolic Systems, Talk Title TBA
Apr. 23 Judith Degen, Linguistics Department, "Overinformativeness? Rationally Redundant Reference"
More Forums TBA