top of page

Language & Psychedelics

Price

188.00

Duration

8 weeks

Enroll

Upcoming Events

  • Breath & Light: Breathing, Art & Healing || Kira Zhigalina (SHOWCASE + Q&A)
    Breath & Light: Breathing, Art & Healing || Kira Zhigalina (SHOWCASE + Q&A)
    Thu, 04 Jul
    Virtual
    04 Jul 2024, 19:30 – 21:00 BST
    Virtual
    04 Jul 2024, 19:30 – 21:00 BST
    Virtual
  • Epistemic Countercultures: Getting Out of the Dark Ages || Prof. Dana Sawyer (LIVE Q&A)
    Epistemic Countercultures: Getting Out of the Dark Ages || Prof. Dana Sawyer (LIVE Q&A)
    25 Jul 2024, 19:30 – 21:00 BST
    Virtual
  • Bardcraft: The Applied Poetics of Enchantment || Pete (the Temp) Bearder
    Bardcraft: The Applied Poetics of Enchantment || Pete (the Temp) Bearder
    Membership Offer
    Wed, 05 Jun
    Virtual
    05 Jun 2024, 19:30 – 21:00 BST
    Virtual
    05 Jun 2024, 19:30 – 21:00 BST
    Virtual
    What has happened to the oral tradition with the rise of literacy and what has this done to poetry? What can Shakespeare teach us about re-enchantment in an age of collapse? Poet and author Pete (the Temp) Bearder is invited to talk about his scholarship on performance and the craft of stage poetry!
  • Semantrix Salon 8/8: Addiction, Secrets & Silence
    Semantrix Salon 8/8: Addiction, Secrets & Silence
    Wed, 03 Apr
    Online
    03 Apr 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 BST
    Online
    03 Apr 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 BST
    Online
    - The history of the 'addict' - The multiple meanings of 'addiction' and their social contexts - The widespread claim that psychedelics are not 'addictive' - Stigmatizing language and sense of self - The power of words in recovery - Semantic bleaching
  • Semantrix Salon 7/8: “Are you sinister?”: Handedness, Hemispheres & Cross Dominance
    Semantrix Salon 7/8: “Are you sinister?”: Handedness, Hemispheres & Cross Dominance
    27 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - Handedness, Hemispheres & Cross Dominance - Why are 90% of the population right handed? - Are animals dominant 'handed'? - Causation vs correlation - social mythologies around lefties and ambis - Handedness and langage impairments
  • Semantrix Salon 6/8: What the Font?
    Semantrix Salon 6/8: What the Font?
    Wed, 20 Mar
    Online
    20 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    20 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - Hieroglyphs, Petroglyphs, Alloglyphs (& Sigils) - Subliminality - How typography shapes perception, emotion, and cognition - Universality vs. subjectivity of font connotations - The different types of power that symbols can have
  • Semantrix Salon 5/8: Phobias & Nightmares: The Fearful Symmetry of Symbols
    Semantrix Salon 5/8: Phobias & Nightmares: The Fearful Symmetry of Symbols
    Wed, 13 Mar
    Online
    13 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    13 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - The symbolic dimensions of phobias - The imagination, conceptual fears and PTSD-like symptoms - The role of narrative in phobia treatment
  • Semantrix Salon 4/8: Interspecies Communication - Dolphin Dialects & the Ethics of Eavesdropping
    Semantrix Salon 4/8: Interspecies Communication - Dolphin Dialects & the Ethics of Eavesdropping
    06 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - Whale words, dolphin dialects,parrots naming their chicks - Why you might want to sing to your plants - AI language modes and cross-species translation - Mirror tests & magic tricks - The ethics of all this eavesdropping - John Lilly - Psychedelics & non-human interaction - Speaking snakes
  • Semantrix Salon 3/8: Swift Narratives
    Semantrix Salon 3/8: Swift Narratives
    Wed, 28 Feb
    Online
    28 Feb 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    28 Feb 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - Timeless at 2am, the Art of Seeing (& Other Demons)
  • Semantrix Salon 2/8: Not your Typology? Star Sign Stigmas & Personality in the Age of Myer’s Briggs
    Semantrix Salon 2/8: Not your Typology? Star Sign Stigmas & Personality in the Age of Myer’s Briggs
    21 Feb 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - The foundations of MBTI, it's insights and its limitations - Why is the rarest personality type the most googled? - Parallels with the zodiac system - Other typologies: I Ching, Mayan astrology
  • Semantrix Salon 1/8: What's (Really) in a Name?
    Semantrix Salon 1/8: What's (Really) in a Name?
    Wed, 14 Feb
    Online
    14 Feb 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    14 Feb 2024, 20:00 – 21:20 GMT
    Online
    - Name games and their cultural claims - Drug terminology: stigma & policy - Does your name influence your identity? - Why do some people 'look like their names'?

About the Course

Your Instructor

bottom of page