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Alone Together

Tweet Retreat: Learning to Log Off to Better Connect

Ben Keene | Posted 05.29.2013 | Impact
Ben Keene

I'm one of the zero and ones that has embraced this brave new big data-filled world. But to what end? Does all this activity -- this buzz -- really bring us closer together?

Alone Together: Transnational Poems of Two Lebanese Women

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.04.2012 | Books
Magda Abu-Fadil

Alone Together blossomed out of their friendship and what began as correspondence by snail mail which continued through emails, with Mojabber Mourani pouring out her thoughts in English, and Yacoub Haddad expressing herself in Arabic.

"Theodora (Teddy) Lynch Getty Gaston Talks about the Gettys, Oil, Plastic Surgery and Elephants."

Carole Mallory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

In a sensual voice that sounds as if Teddy Lynch Getty Gaston just stepped off the stage of the night club, The New Yorker, where she was singing when she met J.Paul Getty, Sr., she reminisces. "Honey, he was drug addict."

Obama's Family History And A Humphrey Bogart Biography

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"The Evolution of Bruno Littlemore" by Benjamin Hale New York Times Every first-person narrator creates himself out of words, but this process is pa...

Alone Together: Interviewing Sherry Turkle and Michael Bugeja.

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Giles Slade

Sherry Turkle. Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less From Each Other. (New York, Basic Books, 2011): $28.95. 384 pages. Michael...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Asks Sherry Turkle

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Sherry Turkle, MIT professor and author of the new book "Alone Together," told Stephen Colbert "we have to put technology in its place" on "The Colber...

Txtspk 4eva

Claire Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Claire Gordon

Textspeak, I realized, isn't just English gutted into a naked, shivering skeleton of its former elegance. It's a completely new language.