The Great Debate: DECEPTION - A Night Of Magic And Illumination - Q&A (OFFICIAL) - (Part 2/2)





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Published on Jan 26, 2013

Link to Part One (1/2) - http://youtu.be/ZUduQ2aqQ50

Question and answer portion of The Great Debate: DECEPTION - A Night Of Magic And Illumination.

Why is deception such an essential part of the human condition? What evolutionary purpose does it fulfill? How can we recognize it on an individual level, and overcome it on a societal level in a modern democracy?

7pm Saturday, October 20, 2012 - ASU Gammage Auditorium

Join an exciting panel of scientists and public intellectuals including influential evolutionary biologist Robert Trivers, notable social psychologist Carol Tavris, accomplished neurobiologists and laboratory directors at Barrow Neurological Institute Stephen Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde, acclaimed magicians Jamy Ian Swiss and Joshua Jay, and Origins Project director and moderator Lawrence Krauss as they discuss the biological, behavioral, and political boundaries of this controversial issue.
The evening will kick off with an exciting magic show from world renowned magicians Joshua Jay and Jamy Ian Swiss. There will be a book signing immediately following the event. For the latest updates on the event and more information from our panelists follow us on Twitter @asuOrigins. You can also follow Stephen Macknik @SleightsofMind, Jamy Ian Swiss @JamyIanSwiss, Joshua Jay @JoshuaJayMagic, and Lawrence Krauss @LKrauss1.


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