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Saturday, January 16 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Furry Psychology!

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Let Dr. Nuka take you through the weird and wonderful world of furry psychology as he presents the findings of nearly a decade of research on furries conducted by real psychologists on furries all over the world (think Bill Nye, but with furries!) Get educated and suggest ideas for future research!


Dr. Courtney "Nuka" Plante

Dr. Plante (aka "Nuka") is a furry and co-founder of the International Anthropomorphic Research Project (IARP), a team of social scientists who have been studying the furry fandom for nearly a decade. Dr. Plante's research interests in the fandom include the psychology of fantasy, the psychological processes that underlie being a member of a fan group, and the importance of fursonas to furries' well-being. He has presented IARP research at... Read More →

Saturday January 16, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm
Hilton: University

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