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Tiffany Shlain is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker, founder of the Webby Awards, and author of the national bestselling book 24/6: Giving up Screens One Day a Week to Get More Time, Creativity, and Connection, winner of the Marshall McLuhan Outstanding Book Award. She lectures and performs worldwide on the relationship between technology and humanity. The Museum of Modern Art in New York premiered her one woman “Spoken Cinema” performance Dear Human at the start of 2020. Shlain has received over 80 awards and distinctions for her films and work, including selection for the Albert Einstein Foundation’s initiative Genius:100 Visions for the Future, and inclusion on NPR’s list of Best Commencement Speeches. Read More

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Since 1998, Tiffany has been writing a quarterly newsletter called Breakfast @ Tiffany's with a curation of ideas, films, podcasts, art and projects to engage with. During Covid, she and her team at Let it Ripple have been releasing

a special more frequent version. 

April 13, 2021 My Brother's Latest Dr Dispatch + Things to Make You Laugh and Ponder

March 23, 2021 Love, Vaccines, and Spring

March 3, 2021 Hear From Teens Who Unplug Weekly

Feb 24, 2021 One Year Later, Where Are We Now?

Feb 3, 2021 Flower Buds Are Starting to Form

Jan 19, 2021 New Dr. Dispatch, New Administration, New Hope

Dec 16, 2020 Stay Positive, Test Negative

Dec 8, 2020 New Dr. Dispatch, Love, Light + Science
Nov 18, 2020  Things to Keep You Going This Winter

Oct 27, 2020 Live Premiere of new 2min film Dear Voter

Oct 20, 2020New 1 min Book Trailer & Paperback Release

Oct 7, 2020 New Dr. Dispatch & Voting Info & More

Sept 25, 2020 Honoring RBG with Films, Love & Action

Sept 9, 2020 - Surfing Lessons for a Pandemic + Sept. Newsletter

Aug 31, 2020 - 3 Things You Can Do for Upcoming Election + Next Slingshot Mtg Sept 13th 4pm PT
Aug 24, 2020 - Asking Big Questions & Asking for Help

July 24, 2020 - Time to Pivot Hard: My Brother's Dr. Shlain's Latest Dispatch

July 1, 2020 - My Brother Dr. Jordan Shlain's Latest Dispatch

June 16, 2020 - Looking Up and Looking Forward

June 9, 2020 - Unrest + Change + Invite to Imp. Conversation Friday​
June 2, 2020 - Country Aching, My Brother Dr. Shlain’s Latest Dispatch + Other Updates

May 27, 2020 My Op-Ed in USA Today "Shelter in Time"

May 23, 2020 Quarantining at home can mean being online all the time. For your own sake, unplug

May 20, 2020 Emotions are Contagious

May 12, 2020 Take Nothing for Granted

May 6, 2020 - We're Social Creatures, So What Do We Do? + New Dr. Dispatch
April 29, 2020 - An Imagined Video Message From Covid to Humanity + Upcoming Events

April 21, 2020 - Hurry Up and Wait

April 16, 2020 - Crushing the Curve and Other Updates

April 7, 2020 - Jordan’s NYTimes Op-Ed & Zoom on Screens, Health, and Rest During Coronavirus

April 2, 2020 - Updates & New Dispatch #6 from My Brother Dr. Jordan Shlain

March 24, 2020 - Updates & New Dispatch from My Brother Dr. Jordan Shlain

March 20, 2020 - Make a Global Film With Us About What's Happening

March 16, 2020 - Update From Front Lines: New Dispatch from my brother Dr. Jordan Shlain

March 12, 2020 - Latest Dispatch from Dr. Jordan Shlain

March 10, 2020 - Coronavirus, + Doctor Insights


"I normally spend a time traveling and speaking at different theaters and organizations.  I definitely miss the energy of a live audience but have loved the range of conversations I have been able have on zoom during the pandemic. You can check out some online talks here."