Sherry Turkle: Technology, Empathy, and Ethics

Sherry Turkle is the Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at MIT and the Founding Director, MIT Initiative on Technology and Self. A licensed clinical psychologist, she is the author of six books including her recently released memoir, The Empathy Diaries. A Ms. Magazine Woman of the Year, a TED speaker, and featured media commentator, Turkle is a recipient of Guggeheim and Rockefeller Humanities fellowships and is a member of the American Academy for Arts and Sciences.