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A Progressive Affair: From Online Dating to Real World Mating

With Dr Katelyn McKenna
2 Oct 2008
With Dr Katelyn McKenna

Online dating has come along way since ‘You’ve Got Mail’, the 1998 movie in which two business rivals fall in love over the Internet. This panel provided a critical perspective on the history and future of the Internet’s role in meeting new people, dating, and developing lasting relationships, such as through partnerships and marriage.

This research project is supported by a grant from, an online
match-making company.



Dr Katelyn McKenna

Senior Lecturer, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel and the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, Israel