Eric Liu is a career technologist, amateur sociologist, and passionate futurist. He has technical degrees from MIT and Stanford and has worked in high tech companies in Silicon Valley for over eight years. He exercises his creativity through song, dance, and writing and believes that we make the world stronger by bringing disparate things together: art and industry, science and tradition, corporations and communities, and government and technology.
He believes a story can change the world.
What we read, watch, and discuss can have a real impact on our lives. His mission is to bring environmental issues and technology's role in solving them to the forefront through the power of fiction.
on Jan. 24, 2011 :
Personal and existential in a short package.
This is a great little story that manages to deal with a catastrophic event with some pretty crazy results without being too obvious or direct about it. Great read.
(review of free book)