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Prof. Zittrain’s Book Party, Fri. April 11

Prof. Zittrain’s bookThis Friday April 11 2008 Professor Jonathan Zittrain of the Oxford Internet Institute will be previewing his book “The Future of the Internet — And How to Stop It” in NYC. The event, which is in the form of a discussion, is presented by the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School, Jeffrey Cunard and Bruce Keller, partners at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, & Big Think. Susan Crawford, Visiting Professor at Yale Law School, will join the discussion. Yale University Press are the publishers of the book.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL. IF YOU HAVEN”T RECEIVED A POSITIVE RESPONSE TO YOUR RSVP DO NOT ATTEND! IT WILL BE VIDEOTAPED AND AVAILABLE HERE AFTER THE EVENT. A LARGER NYC EVENT IS PLANNED FOR APRIL 16. Continue reading

Clay Shirky talk at Berkman Center (video)

Clay Shirky @ HarvardThe Berkman Center for Internet & Society have posted a video of a talk at Harvard on Feb 28 by Clay Shirky, author of ‘Here Comes Everybody’ – a new book about the effect of the Internet on group interaction. Shirky’s eruditely outlined theme is that, in ways that are only just becoming apparent, the Internet is revolutionizing the entire human endeavor. Continue reading