Please join EEB /EEOB seminar series for our weekly seminar series. This week's invited speaker is Dr. Daniel Dennett of Tufts University.
Title: The interaction between genetic and cultural evolution: memes reconsidered
Dr. Daniel Dennett, author of Breaking the Spell (2006), Freedom Evolves (2003) and Darwin's Dangerous Idea (1995), is a philosopher and writer interested in the philosophy of biology, particularly evolutionary biology. He uses the idea of mimetics, the study of information and culture through the lens of Darwinian evolution.