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The holder of the Papamarkou Chair in Education, selected and appointed by the Librarian of Congress, focuses on the Library's role in education, especially on the interaction between the new electronic and traditional artifactual knowledge.

Past Chairs


David M. Levy
Read news release announcing his appointment
Lecture: "Mindful work and technology" (March 22, 2006) [View Webcast]
Lecture: "Reading: From the Fixed Page to Movable Electrons" (February 14, 2005) [View Webcast]


Derrick de Kerckhove
Lecture: “I sing the body electric
Lectures: Digital Natives Series, a 4-part series on “Managing Knowledge and Creativity in a Digital Context” with Derrick de Kerckhove, moderator:

  1. "Elizabeth Ackermann on digital natives" [View Webcast]
  2. "Everything Bad is Good for You" with Steven Berlin Johnson [View Webcast]
  3. "Anthropology of YouTube" with Michael Wesch [View Webcast (external link]
  4. "Open Source Reality" with Douglas Rushkoff [View Webcast]


Libby Larsen
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Lecture: “The concert hall that fell asleep and woke up as a car radio

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