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HELLish collaboration

Explore the biology and psychology of fear when AIAS Fellow Djuke Veldhuis meets with Mathias Clasen at Halloween lecture at the AIAS

A collaboration between Djuke Veldhuis from Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies and Mathias Clasen, Centre for Biocultural History, Aarhus University place the evolution of scary things in focus at the forthcoming event ‘Halloween in HELL’, held on 31 October at 12:15-15:00 at the AIAS. The lecture is part of HELL, Human Evolution Lunch Lectures.

What frightens you?

Come and find out what fear is and why we voluntarily enjoy being scared when we decide to watch scary films or visit a haunted house. As if that’s not enough, you will also be able to find out if you are likely to survive a zombie apocalypse!


The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C

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