Christine Rosen

Christine Rosen was a Future Tense fellow. Rosen is the author of The Extinction of Experience about how technology mediates our engagement with our surroundings, for better and for worse. Rosen is a writer and senior editor of The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society, where she covers the social impact of technology, bioethics, and the history of genetics.  She is the author of Preaching Eugenics: Religious Leaders and the American Eugenics Movement, a history of the ethical and religious debates surrounding the eugenics movement in the United States, and My Fundamentalist Education. Rosen is a graduate of the University of South Florida and has a PhD in history from Emory University.


All Work

FUTURE TENSE
Teens Who Say No to Social Media

Future Tense fellow Christine Rosen wrote an article for the Wall Street Journal about teens who choose not to use social media.


FUTURE TENSE
How Human Do We Want Our Robots to Be?

As machines become more integrated into our lives, how will we feel about them? And how will they feel about us?


FUTURE TENSE and NEW AMERICA
Should We Outsource Emotional Labor to Robots?

Cuddly mechanical bears and seals may seem harmless, but there’s a real risk to depending on machines for comfort.


FUTURE TENSE
Techno Sapiens: The Tacocopter Edition

A Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.


FUTURE TENSE
Techno Sapiens: The Automate Everything Edition

A Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.


FUTURE TENSE
Techno Sapiens: The End of Serendipity

A Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.


FUTURE TENSE
Techno Sapiens: The Digital College Dropout Edition

A Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.


FUTURE TENSE
Techno Sapiens: The Quantify This Edition

A Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.


FUTURE TENSE
Techno Sapiens: The Ghost in the Data Edition

A Future Tense podcast about whether machines will solve our problems, or make them worse.


FELLOWS
You Should Ditch Work to Go Watch Soccer, Say Productivity Experts

Christine Rosen, a fellow at the New America Foundation who studies our interactions with technology, pointed to the perils of multitasking.