Parnell Summer School and those damned ‘interwebs’…

Later today I’m going to be at the launch of the Parnell Summer School at Buswell’s in Dublin. I’ve been very kindly invited to give this year’s keynote speech in August. Working title: “New media, politics and culture: Can we ever fix what the Internet seems to have broken?” The core line of my argument is roughly that the new media revolution is actually about culture, not technology. And most of the distress arising from its shift relates to people not fully …

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