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UCI Podcast: Melissa Mazmanian on work and parenting in the digital age

June 18, 2020
UCI Podcast: Melissa Mazmanian on work and parenting in the digital age
Melissa Mazmanian, UCI associate professor of Informatics, is co-author of a new book, “Dreams of the Overworked: Living, Working & Parenting in the Digital Age.” Photo: Byron Martin

“Dreams of the Overworked: Living, Working & Parenting in the Digital Age” is a new book by Melissa Mazmanian, UCI associate professor of informatics, and Christine Beckman, professor of public policy at the University of Southern California. In this episode of the UCI Podcast, Mazmanian, who holds appointments in the Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Sciences and the Paul Merage School of Business, discusses her process of writing the book and how it relates to our lives in this time of global pandemic.