Henry Lieberman's Home Page


Henry Lieberman

Research Scientist
Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)
(formerly at the Media Lab)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
32 Vassar St. G 475, Cambridge, MA 02139 USA
(617) 500-5267
New book!

"Why Can't We All Just Get Along?"

A "big think" book about the future of technology and society.

Watch my TEDx talk! (and backststage interviews with me and my co-author Fry))

About me ...

  • A short biography. Here's my full CV.
  • A list of my publications. 
  • Here are some press articles concerning my work, from The Atlantic, CNN, the Discovery Channel, the Boston Globe, and Investor's Business Daily.
  • My other books...


    End-User Development

    Read the intro and table of contents!




    Spinning the Semantic Web:
    Bringing the Web to its Full Potential


    Your Wish is My Command:
    Programming by Example

    Read the intro and table of contents!

  • I'm teaching a course, "Why Can't We All Just Get Along?", in Spring Term 2018, with Christopher Fry, based on our recent book, in MIT's Experimental Study Group (ESG). If you're a student, you can register for it as subject ES.S71.
  • Descriptions and curriculum materials for courses I've taught at MIT.
  • I'm a Virtual Visiting Fellow of the Knowledge Media Institute of The Open University (UK). Watch a talk I gave on Commonsense knowledge for story understanding.

  • ... and check out

  • My brother, Walt Lieberman, is a glass artist. Here are some of his glass paintings and glass sculpture.
  • I was a co-chair, with Cindy Mason, of one of the first events about AI and the Environment, in 1995.

  • lieber@media.mit.edu