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The Psychology of Magic

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Date: Thursday 13 July 2017
Venue: AMDC301, Hawthorn Campus

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Magicians are in the business of tricking your mind. Through presentations and performances, this show on the psychology of magic will explore how magicians exploit the limitations of human perception and awareness.

The Swinburne University Psychology Association (SUPA) and the Department of Psychological Sciences invites you to join us for a night of learning, laughing, and magic!

Special guests

  • Lawrence Leung, Comedian, Writer and Magician, and star of ABC TV’s Choose Your Own Adventure, Unbelievable, Maximum Choppage and Ten’s Offspring
  • Nicholas Johnson, Magician, Author and Conman
  • Benedict Williams, Senior Lecturer in Psychological Science
  • Cath Jamison, Internationally renowned Entertainer, Magician and Mentalist
  • Anthony De Masi, Professional Magician
  • Hosted by Dr Andi Horvath

About the Swinburne University Psychology Association (SUPA)

SUPA is a social, academic and professional club for psychology students and those interested in psychology. SUPA aims to create an environment of collaboration and support amongst Swinburne students by delivering an accessible community to share ideas and resources, socialise, network and help each other succeed in study and career development.

Contact Information: Aida Brydon