3,943Oct 7, 2012
In Depth with Steven Johnson
Author Steven Johnson, co-founder and editor-in-chief of FEED, the former science and culture web magazine, talked about his life, career, and body of work and responded to telephone calls and ...
1,685Oct 8, 2010
Book Discussion on Where Good Ideas Come From
Steven Johnson maps out the patterns behind genuine innovation. Mr. Johnson says that while technology changes over time, the process that leads to innovative ideas has remained relatively ...
62May 29, 2009
Panel on the State of Publishing
A panel of authors discussed the state of the publishing industry. The focus of discussion was how electronic media and the Internet has moved the power of publishing from corporations to ...
2,441Jan 5, 2009
Book Discussion on The Invention of Air
Steven Johnson talked about The Invention of Air: A Story of Science, Faith, Revolution, and the Birth of America (Riverhead; December 26, 2008). The book recounts the life of Joseph ...
228Nov 8, 2006
Book Discussion on The Ghost Map
Steven Johnson talked about his book The Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic and How it Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World, published by ...
655May 9, 2005
Book Discussion on Everything Bad Is Good for You
Steven Johnson talked about his book Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter, published by Riverhead. He argued that popular ...