Author Event: Kaitlin Ugolik Phillips

Page 158 Books welcomes Kaitlin Ugolik Phillips to discuss her book THE FUTURE OF FEELING.

 

There’s no doubt that technology has made it easier to communicate. It’s also easier to shut someone out when we are confronted with online discourse. Why bother to understand strangers—or even acquaintances—when you can troll them, block them, or just click “Unfriend” and never look back? However briefly satisfying that might be, it’s also potentially eroding one of our most human traits: empathy.

 

In THE FUTURE OF FEELING, Kaitlin Ugolik Phillips shares her own personal stories as well as those of doctors, entrepreneurs, teachers, journalists, and scientists about moving innovation and technology forward without succumbing to isolation. This book is for anyone interested in how our brains work, how they’re subtly being rewired to work differently, and what that ultimately means for us as humans.

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Event date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 6:00pm
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415 S Brooks Street
Suite B
Wake Forest, NC 27587
The Future of Feeling: Building Empathy in a Tech-Obsessed World Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781542041850
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Published: Little a - February 1st, 2020