The Gutenberg Revolutions

06/20/2017

The Gutenberg press was the catalyst for the Renaissance and the Reformation, but it shaped what we communicated as much as how we communicated. What, then, to make of the electronic global village of our modern Gutenberg revolution? Are we on the cusp of a new Renaissance, or will this technology only further degrade a culture already in decline? The promise of the Internet: Library of Alexandria or Library of Babel?

NOTE: This is a visualization of Episode 206 of The Corbett Report podcast, first released on October 29, 2011. This video was recently posted to The Corbett Report Extras YouTube channel as part of a project to make older Corbett Report audio podcasts and interviews available on YouTube. If you are interested in seeing more of this content in the future please SUBSCRIBE TO THE THE CORBETT REPORT EXTRAS BITCHUTE CHANNEL OR EXTRAS YOUTUBE CHANNEL.

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  1. Corbett says:

    To avoid any confusion I’ll close down the comments here. To comment on this video or access the mp3 and show notes for this podcast, please go to the original podcast post:

    https://www.corbettreport.com/?p=2973

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