Self-Domestication and the Origin of Homo Sapiens - Live Talk and Q&A with Richard Wrangham
- Date: Nov 5, 2020
- Time: 14:00 - 17:00
- Speaker: Richard Wrangham
- Location: Zoom
- Host: Department of Archaeology
- Contact: email@example.com
Richard Wrangham is a Research Professor at Harvard University, where he taught from 1989 to 2020. His major interests are chimpanzee and human evolutionary ecology, the evolutionary dynamics of violence and self-domestication, and ape conservation. Since 1987 he has studied wild chimpanzee behavior in Kibale National Park, Uganda. His latest book is The Goodness Paradox: The Strange Relationship Between Virtue and Violence in Human Evolution (2019).