Live Chat With Stephen Marche About His Cover Story, 'Is Facebook Making Us Lonely?'

The author of The Atlantic's May 2012 cover story will be online to answer readers' questions at 3 p.m. on Monday, April 16.

In his May 2012 Atlantic cover story, Stephen Marche reflects on the way technology has changed our experiences of society and solitude. "Narcissism is the flip side of loneliness," he writes, "and either condition is a fighting retreat from the messy reality of other people."

Marche came online to discuss his piece with readers on Monday, April 16. The full transcript appears below.