Book List


for Cyber English taught by Ted Nellen @ Murry Bergtraum High School (83-00), NYC & Information Technology HS (03-??), LIC

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Philip Agre: Technology and Privacy: The New Landscape
William Allman: Apprentices of Wonder
Issac Asimov: Cyberdreams
Michael Benedikt, Ed: Cyberspace, First Steps
David S Bennahum: Extra Life: Coming of Age in Cyberspace
Sven Birkerts: Gutenberg Elegies
Jay David Bolter: Writing Space
Stewart Brand: The Media Lab
H. Eric Branscomb: Casting Your Net
James Brook & Iain Boal: Resisting the Virtual Life, The Culture and Politics of Information
John Brunner: The Shockwave Rider
John Brunner: Stand on Zanzibar
Daniel Burstein & David Kline: Road Warriors
Sally Chapman: Cyber Kiss
Lynn Cherny & Elizabeth Reba Weise: Wired Women: Gender and New Realities in Cyberspace
Douglas Coupland: Generation X
Douglas Coupland: Microserfs
Eric Crump & Nick Carbone: English Online
Gillian Cross: New World
Jim Cummins & Dennis Sayers: Brave New Schools
Don DeLillo: White Noise
Michael Dertouzos: Technology Pundits Are Gazing Into the Future -- and a Few Need Glasses
Michael L. Dertouzos: What Will Be: How the New World of Information Will Change Our Lives
Mark Dery: Culture Jamming
Mark Dery: Escape Velocity
Mark Dery: Flame Wars
Phillip Dick: Blade Runner
Phillip Dick: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep
Gordon R Dickson: Necromancer
Julie Bates Dock: The Press of Ideas
Kenneth E Dowlin: The Electronic Library
Dushkin Publishers: Computers In Society
Ermann, Williams, Gutierrez: Computers, Ethics & Society
Eastgate: The Primary Source for Serious Hyperext
Higgs Field, Ed: Zonpower from Cyberspace
Howe & Strauss: 13th Gen -- Abort, Retry, Ignore, Fail
Grant Fjermedal: The Tomorrow Makers
Forester & Morrison: Computer Ethics
E.M. Forster: "The Machine Stops" in In the Eternal Moment or Modern Short Stories
David Gelernter: Mirror Worlds
Wm Gibson: Neuromancer
Wm Gibson: Mona Lisa Overdrive
Wm Gibson: Count Zero
Wm Gibson & Bruce Sterling: The Difference Engine
Mike Godwin: Cyber Rights
Jeff Goodell: The Cyberthief and the Samurai
Danny Goodman: Living at Light Speed
R Grenier: Going Virtual
Lawrence K Grossman: Electronic Republic
K Hafner & J Markoff: Cyberpunk
K Hafner & M Lyon: Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet.
Andrew Harnack: Online!
Jane Healy: Endangered Minds
Stacy Horn: Cyberville
Martin Irvine: Web Works
Steve Jones: Cyber Society
Deborah G. Johnson: Computer Ethics
Kallman & Grillo: Ethical Decisions Making and Information Technology
Kevin Kelly: The Electronic Hive: Embrace It
Kevin Kelly: Out of Control
Tracy Kidder: The Soul of a New Machine
Arthur Kroker & Michale Weinstein: Data Trash: the theory of the virtual class
Richard Lanham: Electronic Word
Erik Larson: The Naked Consumer
Stanislaw Lem: The Cyberiad
Steven Levy: Hackers
James G Leyburn: Frontiers Folkways
Jonathan Littman: The Fugitive Game, OnLine with Kevin Mitnick
Lois Lowry: The Giver
Robert W Lucky: Silicon Dreams
Jerry Mander: In the Absence of the Sacred
Markley: Virtual Realities and Their Discontents
Jerome McGann: The Ratioanle of Hypertext
Steven Miller: Civilizing Cyberspace
William Mitchell: City of Bits
Bill McKibben: The Age of Missing Information
Dinty W Moore: Emperor's Virtual Clothes
Janet H. Murray: Hamlet on the Holodeck: The Future of Narrative in Cyberspace
Nicholas Negroponte: Being Digital
Nicholas Negroponte: Cyberdock version of Being Digital
Ted Nelson: Literary Machines
Ted Nelson: Computer Lib/Dream Machines
Donald A Norman: Things That Make Us Smart
Nyce, James M & Paul Kahn: From Memex to Hypertext. Vannevar Bush and the Mind's Machine
Seymour Papert: The Children's Machine: Rethinking School in the Age of the Computer
Penley, Constance, and Andrew Ross: Technoculture
Michael Pearlman: Class Warfare in the Information Age
Marge Piercy: Woman on the Edge of Time
Neil Postman: Technopoly
Neil Postman: Amusing Ourselves to Death
Mark Stefik: Internet Dreams
Gregory Rawlins: Moths to the Flame
Howard Rheingold: Tools for Thought
Howard Rheingold: Virtual Community
Dawn Rodrigues: The Research Paper and the World_Wide Web
David Rothman: Networld
Douglas Rushkoff: Cyberia
Thomas Joseph Ryan: The Adolescence of P-1
John Seabrook: Deeper My Two-Year Odyssey in Cyberspace
Kathryn Schellenberg: Computers in Society
Douglas Schuler: New Community Networks: Wired for Change
Davis Shenk: Data Smog: Surviving the Information Glut.
Tsutomu Shimomura with John Markoff: Takedown
Joel Shurkin: Engines of the Mind
Robert Slater: Portraits in Silicon
Mark Slouka: War of the Worlds
M Slattalla & J Quinttner: Masters of Deception
Ilana Snyder: The Electronic Labyrinth
Mark Stefik: Internet Dreams: Archetypes, Myths, and Metaphors
Neal Stephenson: The Diamond Age
Neal Stephenson: Snow Crash
Bruce Sterling: Hacker Crackdown
Bruce Sterling: Islands in the Net
Cliff Stoll: Cuckoo's Egg
Cliff Stoll: Silicon Snake Oil
Stephen L Talbott: The Future Does Not Compute: Transcending the Machines in Our Midst.
Don Tapscott: Growing Up Digital
Alvin Toffler: Future Shock
Alvin Toffler: The Third Wave
Tuman: Literacy Online
Selfe & Hilligose: Literacy and Computers
Sherry Turkle: Life on the Screen
Sherry Turkle: The Second Self: Computers and the Human Spirit
Victor Vitanza: CyberReader
Jonathan Wallace & Mark Mangan: Sex, Laws, and Cyberspace
Donald G Warman: Articles on the New World Emerging
H G Wells: "World Brain" short story
Ian Williams: crashed
Joseph Weizenbaum: Computer Power and Human Reason
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