Marina Bazhydai gave a talk at The Annual Interdisciplinary Culture Conference 2018

      Marina Bazhydai gave a talk on July 12th at the annual interdisciplinary Culture Conference 2018, held this year at the University of Stirling,, presenting her work on information transmission in 2-year olds conducted in collaboration with Priya Silverstein, Eugenio Parise, and Gert Westermann. This year’s theme was Complexity in Culture, focusing on defining and adequately measuring cultural transmission of knowledge in different species. Marina’s developmental science talk fit nicely with presentations from fields ranging from animal cognition to anthropology, contributing to the discussion on how features such as complexity and efficiency relate to the notion of cumulative culture.