Elaine
Kasket

Author and psychologist All the Ghosts in the Machine

About Elaine

Elaine Kasket is a writer, keynote speaker and counselling psychologist, and a long-time scholar of death and the digital. She is also the author of All the Ghosts in the Machine: The Digital Afterlife of Your Personal Data. In this book she argues that what happens to our data when we die is the perfect lens for understanding the true power big tech wields over our information, and our identities.

The Talk

All the Gosts in the Machine

When someone’s hyperconnected, hyperpersonal digital footprint is transformed into their lasting legacy, who is helped, who is hurt, and who’s in charge? 

Weaving together personal, moving true stories and scientific research, Elaine Kasket takes you on a fascinating tour through the valley of the shadow of digital death. In the process, it will transform how you think about your life and your legacy, in a time when our technologies are tantalising us with fantasies of immortality.

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