SHENK, David. American, b. 1966. Genres: Information science/ Computers, Communications/Media. Career: Magazine and internet columnist, radio commentator, and National Public Radio producer. Publications: Skeleton Key: A Dictionary for Deadheads, 1994; Data Smog: Surviving the Information Glut, 1997; The Forgetting, 2001. Author of articles contributed to web-based and traditional magazines. Address: 216 Saint Johns Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11217, U.S.A.