Edge Tools in a Digital Age: From de Tocqueville’s Volcano to Today’s White Water World

, 5:00pm –
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street

Please join the Social Science Research Council and the New York Public Library for the first in a three-part series that will explore understanding and agency in an increasingly complex and connected world. Architect Ann Pendleton-Jullian and innovation orchestrator John Seely Brown will guide this exploration through the lens of their new book Design Unbound. This conversation features Yochai Benkler, Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard Law School and codirector of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, and David Krakauer, president of the Santa Fe Institute and evolutionary theorist.

RSVP to Kate Grantz at grantz@ssrc.org

The Edge Tools in a Digital Age Series

Tuesday, March 8, 5:00 pm
From de Tocqueville's Volcano to Today's White Water World

Tuesday, April 5, 5:00 pm
Interrogating Context: Social Processes in a Radically Contingent World

Monday, May 2, 5:00 pm
New Tools, Methods and Questions for a Networked Age

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