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Touchscreen: Poetry Slam

March 23, 2014 | by Marshall David Jones

Is technology making us less human?

Social scientists have long decried the subtle effects of technology on the human psyche. The rapid swipe ‘n click culture that permeates today is producing a more superficial mode of thinking than humanity has become accustomed to over centuries of reading from a book.

In this dramatic poetry slam, one young man explores future stages and impact of this phenomenon.




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