Howard Rheingold

Howard Rheingold is the author of:

Tools for Thought http://www.rheingold.com/texts/tft/

The Virtual Community http://www.rheingold.com/vc/book/

Smart Mobs http://www.smartmobs.com

Was:

editor of Whole Earth Review http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whole_Earth_Review

editor of The Millennium Whole Earth Catalog http://www.well.com/user/hlr/mwecintro.html

founding executive editor of Hotwired http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HotWired

founder of Electric Minds http:// www.rheingold.com/electricminds/html/

Non-resident Fellow, Annenberg Center for Communication, USC, 2007 http://www.annenberg.edu/info/rheingold.php

Visiting Professor, De Montfort University, UK

Has taught:

Participatory Media and Collective Action (UC Berkeley, SIMS, Fall 2005, 2006, 2007) http://www.seedwiki.com/wiki/participatory_media_and_collective_action/participatory_media_and_collective_action.cfm

http://www.sims.berkeley.edu/programs/courses/296a-pmca

Virtual Community/Social Media (Stanford, Fall 2007, 2008; UC Berkeley,

Spring 2008, 2009) http://socialmediaclassroom.com/host/vircom

Toward a Literacy of Cooperation (Stanford, Winter, 2005)

Digital Journalism (Stanford University Winter, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 )

http://socialmediaclassroom.com/digitaljournalism09

Current projects:

Social Media Classroom http://socialmediaclassroom.com

The Cooperation Project http://www.cooperationcommons.org

Participatory Media Literacy https://www.socialtext.net/medialiteracy/

HASTAC/MacArthur Foundation grantee http://tinyurl.com/yqjsmr

21st Century Literacies 40 min video http://blip.tv/file/2373937 6 minute vid interview, same subject: http://bit.ly/eFqeI