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Face to Face with the Emotional Brain

January 4, 2017
7:00 pm

St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
Image of mother laughing with baby

Whether around the caveman’s fire or the conference table, no signal is more important to humans’ interpreting social interactions and future behavior than the smile. Dartmouth professor Paul Whalen explores how the human brain processes the facial expressions of others and what these responses mean for understanding our emotional lives.

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Robert Joly
(802) 748-8291


St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
1171 Main St
St Johnsbury, VT 05819 United States
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