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Boredom: Behavioral and Clinical Implications

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Jerome L. Greene Science Center (9th Floor Lecture Hall)

3227 Broadway

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What is boredom? What are its neural mechanisms? And is it really the dark side of curiosity?

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The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.

-- Dorothy Parker

What is boredom? What are its neural mechanisms? And is it really the dark side of curiosity? Join the Research Cluster on Curiosity and three guest scholars to discuss the significance of boredom in behavior and clinical settings.

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James Danckert, Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience Research Area Head, University of Waterloo

Wijnand van Tilburg, Lecturer in Psychology, King's College London

McWelling Todman Associate Professor of Clinical Practice, The New School

This event is open to the public, however, seating is limited. Registration is required.

This event is hosted by the Research Cluster on Curiosity with support from the Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute.

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