Q:What was Dr. Turkel's first name? I wrote my son, a college teacher of computer science at a Mennonite College (Goshen) in Indiana, about your program last week interviewing the black Mennonite minister who has worked with Martin Luther King--very inspiring. He said he already had it saved to listen to. The interview was especially meaningful to me as a teacher of humanities for 20 years at a liberal arts college (MacMurray), then philosophy and religion the last 19 (1980-1999), when I retird
Dr. Sherry Turkle (“l” before the “e”), who is the featured guest in our show “Alone Together? Reflecting on Our Technology,” is Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at MIT and the founder/director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self. She’s also on Twitter (@STurkle).
~answered by Trent Gilliss, senior editor