Clay Shirky

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Clay Shirky (born 1964) is an American writer and consultant.[1][2][3]

Clay Shirky
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Shirky on the Folksonomy panel at the 2005 O'Reilly Emerging Technology Conference in San Diego, California.
Born1964 (age 56–57)
OccupationWriter, consultant, lecturer[4]

Shirky was the first Professor of New Media at Hunter College. He earned a Bachelors of Arts degree from Yale University  in 1986.

Writing[change | change source]

  • The Internet by E-Mail (1994) – ISBN 1-56276-240-0
  • Voices from the Net (1995) – ISBN 1-56276-303-2
  • P2P Networking Overview (2001) – ISBN 0-596-00185-1
  • Shirky, Clay (2003). "Power Laws, Weblogs, and Inequality". Writings About the Internet. Archived from the original on 2006-02-08. Retrieved 2006-02-16.
  • Planning for Web Services: Obstacles and Opportunities (2003) – ISBN 0-596-00364-1
  • Selected Articles in The Best Software Writing I, Joel Spolsky ed. (2005) – ISBN 1-59059-500-9

References[change | change source]

  1. "Clay Shirky". tisch.nyu.edu. Retrieved 2021-08-31.
  2. "Clay Shirky | The Guardian". the Guardian. Retrieved 2021-08-31.
  3. "Clay Shirky | Penguin Random House". PenguinRandomhouse.com. Retrieved 2021-08-31.
  4. "Shirky: Tisch School of the Arts at NYU". About.tisch.nyu.edu. Retrieved 2011-06-03.