Learning to Read: Biology to Culture | University of Oxford

Learning to Read: Biology to Culture

Speaker
Professor Kate Nation
Event date
Event time
18:30 - 19:30
Venue
Museum of Natural History
Parks Road
Oxford
OX1 3PW
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Written language and alphabets are cultural creations, but our capacity to learn how to read and write is rooted in our biology. Professor Kate Nation describes recent progress in the science of learning to read.