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  • Dr Tom Chatfield
    Author and tech philosopher


Dr Tom Chatfield is an author and tech philosopher, with a special interest in critical thinking, AI and the ethics of technology. He's a non-executive director at ALCS and CLA, an advisory council member to the British Library, and guest lecturer at institutions across the UK and USA. Tom’s non-fiction books exploring digital culture have appeared in over thirty languages. His bestselling critical thinking textbooks and online courses are used in schools and universities across the world. He also writes fiction, children's books, textbooks, and for video games