In their new book, "The Distracted Mind", neuroscientist Adam Gazzaley and psychologist Larry Rosen, look at what happens to our brain when we are constantly bombarded by technological interruptions.
Diane and her guests talk about Vonnegut’s story of a World War II soldier who becomes "unstuck" in time.
- Jackson Bryer professor emeritus of English at the University of Maryland and co-editor of "Dear Scott, Dear Zelda" (St. Martin's Press)
- Susan Tolchin professor of Public Policy at George Mason University
- Ronald Goldfarb attorney, author, and literary agent.
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