HomeGroupsTalkExploreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Author photo. KLRU's Engaging Speaker Series, April 2007, photo by Bruce Turner

KLRU's Engaging Speaker Series, April 2007, photo by Bruce Turner

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
3,314 (5,304)926,566 (3.58)80
Douglas Rushkoff was born on February 18, 1961. After graduating from Princeton University he received an MFA in Directing from California Institute of the Arts. He has written numerous magazine columns on topics including cyberculture and has been aired on CBS Sunday Morning and NPR's All Things Considered and published in The New York Times and Time magazine. Rushkoff has taught at the MaybeLogic Academy, NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program, and the Esalen Institute, and he teaches media studies at the New School University. Rushkoff lectures around the world about media, art, society, and change at conferences and universities. He consults to museums, governments, synagogues, churches, universities, and companies on new media arts and ethics. Rushkoff won the first Neil Postman award for Career Achievement in Public Intellectual Activity. He is on the Boards of the Media Ecology Association, The Center for Cognitive Liberty and Ethics, Technorealism, The National Association for Media Literacy Education, MeetUp.com, and Hyperwords. His bestselling books include graphic novels, Cyberia, Media Virus, Playing the Future, Nothing Sacred: The Truth about Judaism, Get Back in the Box: Innovation from the Inside Out, Coercion, and Life Inc. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from Life Inc.: How the World Became a Corporation and How to Take It Back
… (more)
Media Virus! 222 copies, 2 reviews
Ecstasy Club 182 copies, 1 review
Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus 159 copies, 5 reviews
Testament Vol. 1: Akedah 135 copies, 6 reviews
Team Human 98 copies, 2 reviews
Testament Vol. 2: West of Eden 86 copies, 5 reviews
GenX Reader 58 copies
You Are Being Lied To: The Disinformation Guide to Media Distortion,… (Contributor, some editions) 648 copies, 3 reviews
Bookmark Now: Writing in Unreaderly Times (Contributor) 250 copies, 3 reviews
Disco 2000 (Contributor) 90 copies, 1 review
2033: Future of Misbehavior (Contributor) 46 copies, 2 reviews
Frontline: The Persuaders [2004 TV episode] (Narrator) 11 copies, 1 review
The Tomorrow Project Anthology (Contributor) 3 copies
anthology (61) atheism (34) books about books (18) business (47) comics (52) computers (23) conspiracy (36) culture (73) disinformation (45) drugs (19) ebook (20) economics (45) essays (100) fantasy (24) fiction (86) goodreads (23) graphic novel (78) graphic novels (20) history (52) internet (54) Judaism (20) media (122) media studies (23) non-fiction (333) philosophy (66) politics (76) propaganda (19) psychology (41) read (66) reference (19) religion (100) science (90) science fiction (55) society (29) sociology (104) technology (83) to-read (246) unread (37) Vertigo (24) writing (50)

Douglas Rushkoff has 3 past events. (show)

You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Douglas Rushkoff is a media analyst, author, and documentarian. [from What We Believe But Cannot Prove (2006)]
Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.58)
0.5 2
1 15
1.5 6
2 55
2.5 21
3 202
3.5 45
4 250
4.5 19
5 115

Author pictures (2)

   

(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Douglas Rushkoff is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Douglas Rushkoff is composed of 6 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 170,219,441 books! | Top bar: Always visible