2014 Critical Issues Symposium

Topic of 2014

Technology & the Future of Being Human

September 23 - 24, 2014

Tuesday, Sept 23 and Wednesday, sept 24

Speaker: Douglas Rushkoff

Douglas Rushkoff is the author of Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now, as well as a dozen other bestselling books on media, technology, and culture, including Program or Be Programmed, Media Virus, Life Inc and the novel Ecstasy Club. He wrote the graphic novels Testament and A.D.D., and made the television documentaries Generation Like, Merchants of Cool, The Persuaders, and Digital Nation. He lives in New York, and lectures about media, society, and economics around the world.