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Conversations: Doreen Dodgen-Magee, "Deviced: Balancing Life and Technology in a Digital World"

How is the new digital landscape is shaping humanity? On this edition of Conversations, Doreen Dodgen-Magee talks about her book, Deviced! – Balancing Life and Technology in a Digital World. Dodgen-Magee is an award-winning, author, speaker and psychologist with over 25 years of experience working with individuals and groups.


 

Conversations: Dan Zevin, "Very Modern Mantras: Daily Affirmations for Daily Aggravations"

On this edition of Conversations, Dan Zevin shares Very Modern Mantras: Daily Affirmations for Daily Aggravations. Zevin is a Thurber Prize-winning humorist whose books include Dan Gets a Minivan and The Day I Turned Uncool. He’s been an award-winning humor columnist for the New York Times, and a contributor to print and digital editions of The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Salon, The Wall Street Journal and others.


Conversations: Buster Benson, "Why Are We Yelling? - The Art of Productive Disagreement"

On this edition of Conversations, Buster Benson talks about Why Are We Yelling? The Art of Productive Disagreement. He's the editor of and writer for the “Better Humans” publication on Medium and creator of 750Words.com which brings private journaling to a safe place on the web.

Conversations: Judy Stone, MD, "Resilience: One Family's Story of Hope and Triumph over Evil"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Judy Stone talks about Resilience: One Family’s Story of Hope and Triumph over Evil. Dr. Stone is the daughter of Hungarian Holocaust survivors and a physician specializing in infectious diseases. Along with her commitment to physical healing, she has an avid interest in oral history and Holocaust education.


Conversations: Kristen Meinzer, "So You Want to Start a Podcast"

On this edition of Conversations, Kristen Meinzer talks about her book, So You Want to Start a Podcast: Finding Your Voice, Telling Your Story, and Building a Community That Will Listen. Meinzer is an award-winning podcast host, producer, commentator, speaker, and author specializing in contemporary social issues and popular culture.


Conversations: Rod Pyle, "First on the Moon: The Apollo 11 - 50th Anniversary Experience"

On this edition of Conversations, Rod Pyle talks about First on the Moon: The Apollo 11 – 50th Anniversary Experience. Pyle has written extensively on the US space program. He works as a writer for the NASA Jet propulsion Laboratory and is a frequent speaker at science and technology conferences. He has also written and produced numerous science documentaries.


Conversations: Anita Silvey, "Undaunted: The Wild Life of Birute Gadikas and Her Fearless Quest to Save Orangutans"

On this edition of Conversations, Anita Silvey talks about her latest book, Undaunted: The Wild Life of Biruté Mary Galdikas and Her Fearless Quest to Save Orangutans. In a unique 40-year career in the children's book field, Silvey has divided her time equally between publishing, evaluating children's books, and writing. This latest book is published by National Geographic kids.


Conversations: John Kenney, "Love Poems for People with Children"

On this edition of Conversations, John Kenney talks about Love Poems for People with Children. Kenney is the New York Times bestselling author of the humorous poetry collection Love Poems for Married People, and the novels Talk to Me and Truth in Advertising, which won the Thurber Prize for American Humor.


Conversations: Ellen Winner, "How Art Works - A Pyschological Exploration"

On this edition of Conversations, Ellen Winner talks about How Art Works: A Psychological Exploration. Winner is a professor of psychology at Boston College and Senior Research Associate at Project Zero, Harvard Graduate School of Education. She directs the Arts and Mind Lab, which focuses on cognition in the arts in typical and gifted children as well as adults.


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