Maggie Jackson is an award-winning journalist and author of Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age. She writes the "Balancing Acts" column for the Boston Globe and her work has appeared on NPR, Gastronomica, and The New York Times. A former foreign correspondent for the Associated Press, her interests include work-life issues as well as contemporary social issues. Jackson graduated from Yale University and the London School of Economics with highest honors. This information and more can be found on her website.