CLAY SHIRKY divides his time between consulting, teaching, and writing
on the social and economic effects of Internet technologies. His consulting
practice is focused on the rise of decentralized technologies such as
peer-to-peer, web services, and wireless networks that provide alternatives
to the wired client/server infrastructure that characterizes the Web.
He is also
an adjunct professor in NYU's graduate Interactive Telecommunications
Program (ITP), where he teaches courses on the interrelated effects
of social and technological network topology how our networks
shape culture and vice-versa.
"Lord of the Cloud:
John Markoff and Clay Shirky talk to David Gelernter"[4/25/09]
"Gin Television and Cognitive Surplus": A Talk by Clay Shirky
"Is Google Making Us Stupid: A Reply to Nicholas Carr" [7.20.08]
"Newspapers and Thinking the Unthinkable"
Beyond Edge: Clay Shirky's