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Douglas RushkoffAuthor and Visionary

Currently serving as Code Evangelist for Codecademy, Rushkoff is the author of a dozen bestselling books on media, technology, and society, including Program or Be Programmed, Media Virus, and the upcoming Present Shock. He made the PBS documentaries Merchants of Cool and Digital_Nation, lectures around the world, and has taught at The New School and NYU.

Rushkoff is a host on NPR, a regular guest on TV from CNN to The Colbert Report, and a prolific graphic novelist. As winner of the Marshall McLuhan and Neil Postman awards, Rushkoff's goal is a society capable of seizing the productive, expressive, and collaborative capabilities of digital media.


New York 2013Feb 27 - Mar 1, 2013