In this final session we will be hearing presentations about, and discussing, 4 books:
- Heidi Boghosian (2013), Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power, and Public Resistance [led by David Olson]
- Jim Blascovich and Jeremy Bailenson (2011/2012), Infinite Reality: The Hidden Blueprint of Our Virtual Lives [led by ericw213]
- Ray Kurzweil (2012), How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed [led by ilyagaidarov]
- Jaron Lanier (2013), Who Owns the Future? [led by maggiesko]
Presenters, please review the presentation guidelines for tips on preparing and leading your presentation/discussion. Excerpts should be sent out preferably by Friday, November 22nd, and definitely no later than Monday, November 25th.
Everyone: Read the distributed excerpts. Blog responses may be posted about any or all of the readings other than one you are presenting.