Monday, April 11. Utopian/Dystopian Views of Cyberspace.
John Barlow, Declaration of Independence of Cyberspace.
Nicholas Carr, "Is Google Making Us Stupid?"
Mark Bauerlin, "Online Literacy is a Lesser Kind"
Clay Shirky, “Does the Internet Make You Smarter?”
Wednesday, April 13. Introduction to Virtual Communities
Reading: Chapters 1 and 5 in Jenkins.
David Bell, “Chapter 5: Community and Cyberculture” in An Introduction to Cyberculture Routledge, 2001. (On Blackboard)
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