"Analog August is a way to engineer solitude and quiet in a world that’s become addicted to constant connections. It’s not anti-technology—it’s pro-people. We’re giving ourselves a trip to the brain spa in order to rediscover the quiet joys of solitary walks, face-to-face relations, and a good book. Analog August is a nationwide challenge which asks participants to unplug (yes, on purpose) for a single August weekend of their choosing."
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