Power of Design: Prophets of the Digital Age: Michael Chabon, Jaron Lanier, and Clive Thompson in Conversation with Kurt Andersen
Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Dialogue co-organized by The Wolfsonian and Intelligence Squared (London)
free & open to the public with advance registration required
For better or worse? We're talking technology and its effect on our lives and minds. We've gathered three of our most profound thinkers on the digital age for a dialogue chaired by Kurt Andersen, chief justice of the Complaints Court. Speakers: Michael Chabon, author of works including The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay; Jaron Lanier, scientist, musician, visual artist, and author of Who Owns the Future?; and Clive Thompson, science and technology writer and blogger, author of Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better. Event takes place at Perez Art Museum Miami.
For more information visit http://powerofdesign.wolfsonian.org
When & Where
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University is a museum, library, and research center that uses objects to illustrate the persuasive power of art and design, to explore what it means to be modern, and to tell the story of social, historical, and technological changes that have transformed our world.