Obsessive Lust and Longing on Facebook: Digital Media Expert Ze Frank in Conversation
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In the early '70s, a young Englishman named Tony Wheeler crossed the globe by land to arrive in Australia. He wrote about his adventures on the "hippie trail" in the guidebook Across Asia on the Cheap. That hand-printed, 96-page book evolved into an international media empire known as Lonely Planet Publications. Dark Lands, his newest book, explores the dangerous side of life as a global traveler, from stories of being mugged and arrested overseas to tales of traveling through lands wracked by civil unrest, drug wars and more. Learn More
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_Obsessive Lust and Longing on Facebook _
Ze Frank, Digital Media Visionary
In conversation with Martine Paris, Head of Video Monetization Platform, PlaySpan
When we look at the social habits of the 500 million Facebook users, do we see the obsessive lust and longing of the Puer aeternus—the adolescent narcissist with its primal need for emotional proximity? Never before has there been so much data on what happens when humans group, but just what is the data telling us? Join us for a fascinating look as digital media visionary Frank shares his personal observations and musings on the effect the network is having on the pop cul
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