in honor of the centenary of marshall mcluhan's birth 07.21.2011, 9:52 AM
Here are three short clips. And there's a ton more at this wonderful site, Mcluhan Speaks
1960: "We're just trying to fit the old things into the new form."
1968: "There's no longer any gap between the campus and wall street"
1977: "Another strange effect of this electric environment is the total absence of secrecy"
an observer worth paying attention to 07.19.2011, 2:37 PM
James Bridle continues to be one of the most interesting observer/bloggers about books -- both print and not