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Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Nuno Magalh√es - Goodreads

increasingly real...a bit crazy ...controversial but this is what i like calling people monkeys...it was not very cool,but it is funny Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

I really liked this. Didn't agree with everything he says, but it sure does inspire thought and conversation. Worth reading. Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - James - Goodreads

In cyberspace, nobody can hear you scream. That's because everybody's too busy blogging brickbats at Sarah Palin, corrupting Bill Gates' profile on Wikipedia, poking their buddies on Facebook, and ... Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

I found this book fascinating - but I think Keen is a bit of a grumpy old codger, and I often waver on how accurate I think his work is. It's worth a read, though. Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Mark Mikula - Goodreads

The Cult of the Amateur takes the view that opening up the web to all voices has a decidedly negative impact on our culture. With newspapers needing to layoff workers, Keen makes the point that ... Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Anne Nelson - Goodreads

This is a lively and thoughtful book by a tech entrepreneur with a different take on the Internet revolution. I think he's put his finger on some of the problems generated by online culture, including ... Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

I went into reading this book having already viewed a Google talk video where the author discussed it and took Q&A. I found that the core tenet of the book, that the "Web 2.0" so-called ... Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Based on the title, I thought this was going to be another book about the Bush Administration. But instead of being about the incompetence, hubris, cronyism, and greed that's running our government ... Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Patrick - Goodreads

Check out my interview with Keen on THE FUTURIST Website: From the Jan-Feb 2008 issue of THE FUTURIST In his new book, The Cult of the Amateur, (Currency, 2007) blogger and Internet entrepreneur ... Read full review

Review: The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet Is Killing Our Culture

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I checked this book out after hearing an NPR interview with the author and surprising myself by agreeing with some of his points--he seemed like some sort of elitist Republican (and a Brit to boot ... Read full review


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