“Communicative and Cognitive Skills of African Gray Parrots”
Posted: 19 July 2007 09:14 AM   [ Ignore ]
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July 24-28 2007

This is a conference of the Linguistic Association of Canada and the United States.  The ‘Speech and Beyond’ theme includes animal communication, including interspecies communication, especially between humans and animals.

It includes a speech by Irene Pepperberg, of ‘Alex’ the African Grey fame.  Her talk is called “Communicative and Cognitive Skills of African Gray Parrots”

More info at: http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~lacus/2007.html


You can also read about Alex at his own website: http://www.alexfoundation.org/index2.htm

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