Douglas Rushkoff

Douglas Rushkoff

Biography

Dr. Douglas Rushkoff is an author, teacher, and documentarian who focuses on the ways people, cultures, and institutions create, share, and influence each other’s values. Winner of the Media Ecology Association’s first Neil Postman award for Career Achievement in Public Intellectual Activity, he is Professor of Media Theory and Digital Economics at CUNY/Queens, where he founded the Laboratory for Digital Humanism. He is a columnist for Medium, technology and media commentator for CNN, a research fellow at the Institute for the Future, and a lecturer on media, technology, culture and economics around the world. His new book, a manifesto called Team Human, calls for the retrieval of human autonomy in a digital age.

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Events with Douglas Rushkoff

Surveillance Capitalism, Human Autonomy, and You, Presented with The Guardian

08 May 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201