Science & Environment

Of Sound Mind: How our Brain Constructs a Meaningful Sonic World

October 7th, 2021

Thursday, Oct. 7, 10 a.m.

The Commonwealth Club (110 The Embarcadero)

Nina Kraus, professor of Neurobiology, Communication Sciences, and Otolaryngology at Northwestern University, explores what is going on in our brains when we hear a word, a chord, a meow, or a screech, and examines the partnership of sound and brain, showing how the processing of sound drives many of the brain’s core functions. $5 & $30, 4155976705,

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