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17:30 - 18:20 1 April 2011

Masturbation: A natural history


Chadwick Lecture Theatre | Chadwick Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Alexis Hatto, Thoughtsforward, Alexis Hatto is a graduate of UCL's Department of Anthrology who has been invited by Thoughtsforward, the postgraduate society of SELCS at UCL, to give the first Rush Hour Lecture.

This lecture discusses the differences between male and female masturbation in humans and non-humans from evolutionary biological and sociological perspectives. How might it be reproductively advantageous to tickle the kitten or spank the monkey? Join UCL alumnus Alexis Hatto for a frank and stimulating discourse on self-inflicted intercourse.

This is the first of five events during the month of April entitled 'The Rush Hour Lectures'.


Richard Cole


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