Candice Genine Simmons: Does technology need a time out?

Candice Genine Simmons at TEDxURI 2018

Does technology need a time out?

Technological advances: explosion or implosion? Dr. Candice Genine Simmons reveals the transformative nature of new technologies and communication across intellectual, cultural, and social landscapes, locally and globally.

Candice Genine Simmons

Writer + instructor, URI

Since 2000, Dr. Simmons’ intellectual work is motivated largely out of her teaching experiences. Overall, her doctoral research connects her interests in language and culture with a commitment to a positive human environment, discovering and inventing ways in which people connect and communicate within varied discourse communities. Analyzing the rhetorical questions inherent in all media, she invites us to contribute positively to the cultural climate, in which we find ourselves.