Debating the Cult of the Amateur
Reflections and Debate. On Human Improvement, Visionary Works, and the Cult of the Amateur (1 hour 24 minutes)
Session from Picnic 2007 in Amsterdam.
- Short introduction by Monique van Dusseldorp, Programme Director PICNIC - followed by an introduction by moderator Walt Mossberg, Personal Technology Columnist of the Wall Street Journal. - At 3.45 minutes into the stream, David Weinberger starts his presentation on 'Everything is Miscellaneous'. - At 47 minutes Weinberger engages in a debate with Andrew Keen, author of The Cult of the Amateur. (http://www.picnicnetwork.org/article-18549-en.html)