We look into how children play games of make believe, and whether kids’ imaginations have changed along with trends in technology and education. Dr. Susan Linn
is Associate Director of the Media Center of the Judge Baker Children's Center, Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and the author of most recently The Case For Make-Believe: Saving Play in Our Commercialized World
. Dr. Elizabeth Goodenough
teaches at the University of Michigan Residence College and is the author of most recently Under Fire: Childhood in the Shadow of War
Weigh in: What games of make believe do your children play? Are they different from what you remember playing when you were a kid?