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Mairéad MacSweeney researches how the brain processes language in people who are born profoundly deaf. Hear more about the ways language experience can shape the brain and how this knowledge could inform education.
Speaker: Mairéad MacSweeney, cognitive neuroscientist, University College London.
This talk was facilitated by Holly Story, Assistant Media Officer, Wellcome Collection.
This packed lunch event was recorded live on Wednesday 22 October 2014 at Wellcome Collection.
A transcript of the podcast is available below:
Packed Lunch_Language Processing_transcript.pdf