Provost's Lecture Series 2009/10
Gaming History: The Battle for Narrative Control in the Digital Age
Wednesday, March 3, 2010, 5-6:30 p.m.
Room 139 Social Sciences Building
Jonathan Zittrain, Professor of Law and Co-Founder/Faculty Co-Director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University
The Internet has been rightly seen as a vehicle for freedom: each day there is more information available to more people than the day before. What are the factors that could slow, halt, or even turn the tide of access and contribution to knowledge? How do we create and hide our digital tracks? What impact will ubiquitous human computing have on the enterprise of recording and establishing history?