The Art of Distraction: Sebastian Smee's Quarterly Essay
The Conversation | The Conversation Media Group | Published : 2019
Guilty as charged. Yes, I spend too much time on social media. Yes, I have become more easily distracted. Yes, I have given up too much personal information to various apps and websites over the years. And yes, I have read a number of articles that articulate precisely how foolish, or at least, misguided this behaviour is.