Reinventing Business, Liberty and Rights, Sex and Drugs in NYC, Xerox PARC and Bell Labs - What Happens Next - 4.25.2021
Bio: Edward W. Carter Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School
Topic: Reinventing Business
Reading Driving Digital Strategy: A Guide to Reimagining your Business Strategy is here
Questions for Gupta
C. Bradley Thompson
Bio: Professor of Political Science at Clemson and Executive Director for the Clemson Institute’s Study of Capitalism
Topic: Liberty and Rights from the Founding of the Republic
Reading America’s Revolutionary Mind: A Moral History of the American Revolution and Declaration that Defined It is here
Questions for Thompson
Bio: Professor of Sociology at the New School for Social Research
Topic: Ethnographic Research of an After Hours Club in Harlem and a discussion of Terry’s upcoming book The Soft City: Sex for Business and Pleasure in New York City
Reading: Le Boogie Woogie: Inside an After-Hours Club is here
Questions for Williams
Bio: Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist for the LA Times and author
Topic: Why did Xerox Blow it?
Reading: Dealers of Lightning: Xerox PARC and the Dawn of the Computer Age.
Bio: Author and Writer for the NYT Magazine on science, technology and innovation
Topic: What Happened to Bell Labs?
Reading: The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation is here