Friday, June 6, 2008
Books that are Free: Volume 2
Could it be that time already again? How does he read so fast!
No, no, no. This post is another blast from the past. I actually read this one over the course of a few nights during finals week at Clark as a distraction and I was pleasantly surprised...
...that's not entirely true. I've really enjoyed all of Rushkoff's writing so far. More accurately, I wasn't disappoint.
Gotta love an honest cover.
How online communication is changing offline politics
Foreword by Douglas Alexander, Member of UK Parliament
Anyway this was a really fascinating read. I am by no means a Political Scientist but there was plenty in there for the Media Scientist in me to nibble on.
Did I mention this one is free online?
Interesting to compare it to his earlier ethereal internet talk in Cyberia.
PS - I totally took part in an IRC interview with Rushkoff not to long ago, and I'm looking forward to his latest project (even if it's just a 404 right now as of writing this).