Welcome to the Cult of the Amateur Book Group


This wiki is dedicated to the discussion of Andrew Keen's book The Cult of the Amateur: How today's Internet is killing our culture . Suggestions on how to approach this book group (and ultimately more in the future) can be discussed on the discussion tab of this page.

Discussion Outline

Introduction
Chapter 1 - The Great Seduction
Chapter 2 - The Noble Amateur
Chapter 3 - Truth & Lies
Chapter 4 - The Day the Music Died (Side A)
Chapter 5 - The Day the Music Died (Side B)
Chapter 6 - Moral Disorder
Chapter 7 - 1984 Version 2.0
Chapter 8 - Solutions

Resources

David Weinberger's Review
"This is not just about the arts. We have an ecosystem also for producing and "polishing" knowledge."

Terry Freedman's Review

Second Life Book Chat
The SL Blogger Cafe
Meeting Date: July 17th at 6pm SLT