Fall Conference 2017

The Double-Edged Sword of Technology

Recorded Sessions

Click on the images or links below to see the sessions we recorded at the Fall Conference 2017, “The Double-Edged Sword of Technology.”

Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art

Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art

Video: In just fifty years, the Internet has evolved from a military and engineering project to an extension of traditional media to its own full-fledged civilization. Writer and cultural critic Virginia Heffernan presents an original and far-reaching analysis of what the Internet is and does.

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Will Technology Save Us?

Will Technology Save Us?

Video: Will technological progress continue to drive progress and economic prosperity or are our best innovations behind us? Northwestern University economics professors Robert J. Gordon and Joel Mokyr present profoundly different outlooks for America’s economic future.

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