Monday, October 08, 2012

David Weinberger for the Future of StoryTelling 2012

David Weinberger explains how the Future of Storytelling is becoming transformed by the Internet.
Harvard Internet scholar Dr. Weinberger asks the question:  What happens when the "smartest person in the room is the room"?  In this video Weinberger postulates that the duty and challenge for the 21st Century storyteller is to expose us to points of view other than our own and to free us from the "echo chamber" of narratives that merely reinforce what we already know or believe. Why haven't major network news media received this memo??

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