Her research for the book has involved hours upon hours of talk­ing with peo­ple about con­ver­sa­tion as well as eaves­drop­ping on con­ver­sa­tions: the kind of low-grade spy­ing that in acad­e­mia is known as “ethnog­ra­phy,” that in jour­nal­ism is known as “report­ing,” and that every­where else is known as “pay­ing atten­tion.”

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Kars Alfrink

Kars is a designer, researcher and educator focused on emerging technologies, social progress and the built environment.