Emotion Group Meetings

The Emotion Group was originally formed as an activity for the trainees appointed to the Training Program in Emotion Research.  Anyone who is interested in learning more about and discussing emotion research is welcome to attend.  If you would like to be added or removed from the email announcement list, please contact us at emotiont32grant@bi.wisc.edu. To view past Emotion Group schedules, visit the Emotion Group Archives.

Schedule of Emotion Group Meetings for Fall 2021: 

Tuesday, October 19th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Ashley Ruba

Topic: Machine Learning and Facial Expressions

Articles:

Le Mau, T., Hoemann, K., Lyons, S. H., Fugate, J., Brown, E. N., Gendron, M., & Barrett, L. F. (2021). Professional actors demonstrate variability, not stereotypical expressions, when portraying emotional states in photographs. Nature Communications, 12(1), 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-25352-6

Cowen, A. S., Keltner, D., Schroff, F., Jou, B., Adam, H., & Prasad, G. (2021). Sixteen facial expressions occur in similar contexts worldwide. Nature589(7841), 251-257. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-3037-7

Meeting link: Zoom

Tuesday, November 16th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Andrea Stein

Topic: How Computational Modeling Might Help Us Advance Mechanistic Research in Emotional Development

Article: To be distributed via email, as this is a work in progress.

Stein, A.G., & Pollak, S.D. The potential of computational models of emotional development [Work in progress]. Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Meeting link: Zoom

Tuesday, December 7th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Hannah Moshontz de la Rocha

Topic: Language Analysis in Psychology

Article:

Boyd, R. L., & Schwartz, H. A. (2021). Natural language analysis and the psychology of verbal behavior: The past, present, and future states of the field. Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 40(1), 21–41. https://doi.org/10.1177/0261927X20967028

Meeting link: Zoom

Schedule of Emotion Group Meetings for Spring 2022: 

Tuesday, January 25th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Camille Williams

Topic: Emotion Regulation and Psychopathology

Articles:

Meeting link: Zoom

Tuesday, February 15th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Katie Pereira

Topic: TBD

Articles: TBD

Meeting link: Zoom

Tuesday, March 8th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Ryan Hampton

Topic: TBD

Articles: TBD

Meeting link: Zoom

Tuesday, April 26th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Richard Davidson

Topic: Wisconsin Symposium on Emotion – post mortem

Articles: TBD

Meeting link: Zoom

Tuesday, May 10th, 9:00-10:00am

Discussion Leader: Danielle Carrol

Topic: TBD

Articles: TBD

Meeting link: Zoom


Questions, comments, or concerns can be sent to Jane Lambert at emotiont32grant@bi.wisc.edu.