Susan Pinker



Susan Pinker, a developmental psychologist, columnist and broadcaster who writes about social science. Her first book, The Sexual Paradox, was published in 17 countries and was awarded the William James Book Award by the American Psychological Association. Pinker is author of the compelling new book, THE VILLAGE EFFECT: How Face-to-Face Contact Can Make Us Healthier, Happier and Smarter. Pinker will discuss why we need to build real human contact into our lives now more than ever and how The Village Effect applies to your health.