This could be interesting, for those who have time in the middle of
the day on Friday.
Lera Boroditsky is a young academic star who is probably best known
for her empirical results that support the previously discredited
Sapir-Whorf hypothesis (that language shapes perceptions of reality).
Seminar: 4/16 - Lera Boroditsky
11:00 to 12:30 PM at: 5101 Tolman Hall
Department of Psychology, Stanford University
"What thoughts are made of."
Here is a paper of hers with the same title as her seminar: