Communicators with Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky talked about the future of Internet access, the growth of “smartphone” use, and the use of social media in… read more

Clay Shirky talked about the future of Internet access, the growth of “smartphone” use, and the use of social media in political revolutions. 

Mr. Shirky currently teaches at both the Carter Journalism Institute and the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. He also writes frequently about the Internet. 

This program was recorded at the “State of the Net” conference sponsored by the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee.

“The Communicators” is C-SPAN’s weekly series that examines the people and events that shape telecommunications policy. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Clay Shirky Associate Teacher New York University->Interactive Telecommunications Program
  • Peter Slen Senior Executive Producer C-SPAN->BookTV

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Interview
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 26, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 30, 2011

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  • Feb 26, 2011 | 6:37pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 28, 2011 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 28, 2011 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2011 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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