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Dr. Susan Blackmore
Freelance writer, lecturer and broadcaster, and a Visiting Lecturer at the University of the West of England, Bristol.
Professor Mark Griffiths
Director of the International Gaming Research Unit at Nottingham Trent University.
Dr. Tom Stafford
Cognitive neuroscientist with the University of Sheffield, and co-author of Mind Hacks – Tips and Tricks for Using Your Brain

Research Digest
The BPS’s fortnightly e-mail Research Digest provides a free, engaging round up of the latest psychology research. Now with over 21,000 subscribers, the Digest is an unmissable read for psychology students, teachers, lecturers or anyone interested in what makes us tick.


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A Level Psychology

Martin Conway, Simon Green, Jenny Toal and Matt Jarvis recently contributed to The Psychologist on the topic of A Level Psychology. They are all attending and contributing to the conference. See their articles via the following links [The Psychologists restricts access to articles that are less than 6 months old. These articles will be available to all readers in the Spring].

Psychology and films

Vaughan Bell discusses neuropsychology and psychosis in Philip K. Dick’s A Scanner Darkly

David Lynch’s latest film, Inland Empire, takes us closer to the heart of his psychotic universe. Huw Green enjoys the journey

Paula Jean Manners offers a Kleinian perspective on The Lord of the Rings.