Earlier this month, I asked for thoughts on the most influential media of the year. (Here are the lists from 2007 and 2008; [edit: and thoughts on Chicago-specific 2009 media happenings.) The following is a summation of what I heard. Thanks to everyone for sharing– [here’s my list for the year.] The most significant media […]Read more "2009’s Most Influential Media About Media"
Around this time of the year, I’ve taken to asking for lists of the writing about media and technology that most influenced you. (Here are the winners for 2007 and ‘08.) Please share books, blogs, tweets, emails, videos– the medium isn’t important. The material you nominate need not have been published in 2009– it need […]Read more "What was your most Influential Media Writing in 2009"
I recently asked, via this blog, LinkedIn and Twitter, for thoughts on the year’s most influential books, articles and blog posts. (Last year’s list led with Tim Wu and Yochai Benkler.) The most mentioned piece was Clay Shirky’s book Here Comes Everybody. Kyle Reis’ comment was typical: “I tell everybody I know they should read […]Read more "Here Comes 2008’s Most Influential Writing About Media"
For the third consecutive year, I’m compiling a list of the last 12 month’s most influential about media, technology, the internet and such, and I need your help. What books, articles, blog posts, videos and interviews most influenced your thinking over the last year? What influences you need to have been produced in 2008 to […]Read more "Most Influential Media Writing of 2008: Call for Nominations"