Join us this fall when the Brazelton Touchpoints Center’s Learning to Listen conversation series returns with three luminaries you won’t want to miss.

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Sherry Turkle, PhD

Interview with Joshua Sparrow, MD

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. EST

Sherry Turkle, PhD

Abby Rockefeller Mauze Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology and Founding Director, Initiative on Technology and Self at MIT, and author of Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age, discussing digital media’s role in society and culture, and its impact on child development and our empathy, ability and willingness to communicate. Learn more. 

 

 

Sara Lawrence Lightfoot, EdD

Podcast 

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. EST

Sara Lawrence Lightfoot, EdD

Emily Hargroves Fisher Professor of Education at Harvard Graduate School of Education, and best-selling author of 10 books including The Essential Conversation: What Parents and Teachers Can Learn from Each Other, discussing the relationship and interplay between human development and social change. Learn more.

 

 

 

Kyle Pruett, MD

Webcast

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. EST

Kyle Pruett, MD

Clinical Professor of Child Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine, and pioneering researcher on fathers and their children, discussing fatherhood and the importance of listening to fathers and engaging them in their child’s development. Learn more.

 

 

To view recordings of the spring 2019 Learning to Listen series, visit our YouTube channel.

 

Questions? Contact Kayla Savelli at kayla.savelli@childrens.harvard.edu.

 

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