Science and Technology

"Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years"

Tom Standage

About the Program

Tom Standage appeared on C-SPAN2's "Communicators" program to discuss his latest book, "Writing on the Wall."  The book is a history of social media going back to the times of Cicero.   

About the Authors

Tom Standage

Tom Standage is digital editor at the Economist and editor in chief of Economist.com.  He is the author of "A History of the World in 6 Glasses" and "The Victorian Internet."  For more, visit: tomstandage.com. 


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"Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years"

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  • Sunday, December 15th at 3:45pm (ET)
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