Rushkoff, Douglas

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RUSHKOFF, Douglas. American, b. 1961. Genres: Novels, Documentaries/ Reportage. Career: Author, journalist, film producer, and media theorist. New York University, professor; Esalen Institute, instructor; Banff Center for the Arts, instructor. Columnist for the New York Times syndicate, the London Guardian online supplement, and the Australian. PBS Frontline, The Merchants of Cool, producer, 2001. Publications: (with P. Wells) Free Rides: How to Get High without Drugs, 1991, as Stoned Free: How to Get High without Drugs, 1995; Cyberia: Life in the Trenches of Hyperspace, 1994; The Gen X Reader, 1994; Media Virus! Hidden Agendas in Popular Culture, 1994; Children of Chaos: Surviving the End of the World as We Know It, 1995, as Playing the Future: How Kids' Culture Can Teach Us to Thrive in an Age of Chaos, 1996 Coercion: Why We Listen to What "They" Say, 1999; Nothing Sacred: The Truth about Judaism, 2003. NOVELS: Ecstasy Club, 1997; Exit Strategy, 2001; Club Zero-G: A Graphic Novel, 2004. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o Jay Mandel, William Morris Agency, 1325 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected];