Clay Shirky has never been able to make up his mind. He has worked in NYC for 15 years as, variously, a director of his own theater company (Hard Place Theater); a lighting designer for numerous theater and dance companies, including the Wooster Group, Dana Reitz, and Elevator Repair Service a writer of books and essays about the internet; the CTO of a Web startup; a Professor of New Media at Hunter College and now NYU; and a tech strategist for an investment group. He is pleased that Location One does not seem to mind his flighty qualities.
Peer-to-peer technologies and the user as media outlet:
The internet’s challenge to mass media:
The mass adoption of the Web considered as an argument for amateur participation in media outlets: