Unflattening the Screen: Tom Chatfield on finding virtue in the virtual

Perspectiva
Mar 2nd, 2021



Tom Chatfield, Bonnitta Roy, and Jonathan Rowson discuss Tom’s latest essay for Perspectiva as part of the Digital Ego project: Finding Virtue in the Virtual, available to read and listen to here.

 

 

Tom Chatfield is a British author, educator and philosopher of technology. He has authored ten non-fiction books exploring digital culture—most recently Critical Thinking and Live This Book!. You can find Tom on Twitter.

Bonnitta Roy is founder of Alderlore Insight Center, a non-profit educational organisation focusing on secondary education and insight training for post-formal learners. She is the Professor in Residence for the MA in Consciousness Studies and Transpersonal Psychology at the Graduate Institute, and an Associate Editor of Integral Review. You can find Bonnitta on Twitter.

Jonathan Rowson is co-founder and Director of Perspectiva. He was previously Director of the Social Brain Centre at the RSA, and is an applied philosopher with degrees from Oxford, Harvard and Bristol Universities. In a former life he was a chess Grandmaster and British Champion. His book, The Moves that Matter – A Grandmaster on the Game of Life was published by Bloomsbury in 2019. You can find Jonathan on Twitter.


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