Pop Culture Guru Believes Social Media Creates Local Movements Not Global Ones [Social Media Week]

Pop Culture Guru Believes Social Media Creates Local Movements Not Global Ones [Social Media Week]
Advertising

Best-selling author Douglas Rushkoff, shares his thoughts about how Facebook and Twitter spark local movements rather than large-scale ones -- in the kick off to our Social Media Week coverage.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 11 february 2012

In preparation for PSFK‘s upcoming presentation on The Future of Gaming at Social Media Week (SMW), we will be interviewing a number of keynote speakers and panelists presenting at SMW who will be discussing the global impact of social media and its role as a catalyst in driving cultural, economic, political and social change in developed and emerging markets. Douglas Rushkoff is the author of ten best-selling books and three award-winning Frontline documentaries on new media and popular culture. His commentaries have aired on CBS Sunday Morning and NPR’s All Things Considered, and have appeared in Time magazine and The New York Times. Douglas lectures about media, art, society, and change at conferences and universities around the world.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.