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EPISODE 50 (MAR. '13): Jesper Juul
Jesper Juul

Jesper Juul is Assistant Professor at the New York University Game Center. He is the author of Half-Real: Video Games between Real Rules and Fictional Worlds and A Casual Revolution: Reinventing Video Games and Their Players, both published by the MIT Press. 

EPISODE 49 (JAN. '13): Rodrigo Quian Quiroga
Rodrigo Quian Quiroga

Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, a native of Argentina, is Professor and Director of the Bioengineering Research Centre at the University of Leicester.

EPISODE 48 (DEC. '12): Yossi Sheffi
Yossi Sheffi


Yossi Sheffi is Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems at MIT and Director of the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics. He has worked with leading manufacturers and logistics service providers around the world on supply chain issues and is an active entrepreneur, having founded or cofounded five companies since 1987. He is the author of The Resilient Enterprise: Overcoming Vulnerability for Competitive Advantage (MIT Press) and Urban Transportation Networks.

EPISODE 47 (NOV. '12): Peter S. Wenz
Peter S. Wenz


Peter S. Wenz is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Illinois at Springfield and University Scholar at the University of Illinois. He is the author of Beyond Red and Blue: How Twelve Political Philosophies Shape American Debates (MIT Press) and other books.

EPISODE 46 (OCT. '12): William J. Clancey
William J. Clancey


William J. Clancey is Chief Scientist of Human-Centered Computing in the Intelligent Systems Division at NASA Ames Research Center, and Senior Research Scientist at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition.

EPISODE 45 (SEP. '12): Alan H. Lockwood
Alan H. Lockwood


Alan H. Lockwood, M.D. is Emeritus Professor of Neurology and Nuclear Medicine at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is the lead author of a Physicians for Social Responsibility report on coal’s adverse health effects.

Episode 44 (Jun. '12): Lee Rainie
Lee Rainie


Lee Rainie is Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project and former managing editor of U.S. News and World Report.

Episode 43 (May. '12): Jimmy Maher
Jimmy Maher


Jimmy Maher is an independent scholar and writer living in Norway.

Episode 42 (Apr. '12): Michael P. Lynch
Michael E. Lynch


Michael P. Lynch is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Connecticut and the author of Truth in Context: An Essay on Pluralism and Objectivity and True to Life: Why Truth Matters, both published by the MIT Press.

Episode 41 (April 2012) Howard Rheingold
Howard Rheingold


Howard Rheingold, an influential writer and thinker on social media, is the author ofTools for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding Technology, The Virtual Community: Homesteading on the Electronic Frontier (both published by the MIT Press), and Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution.

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