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ATTENTION HACKING: How We’ve All Lost Control of Our Minds

Please join us for a public address by New York Times columnist and Columbia Law Professor Tim Wu.

Thursday, February 20, 2020
6:30 p.m.
University of Hawaii at Mānoa
Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall

A founder of net-neutrality theory, Tim Wu is one of the country’s leading voices on the rise of big tech and its social and economic consequences. He is a regular contributor to The New York Times and is listed by the National Law Journal as one of America’s most influential lawyers. He is an endowed professor of Law, Science and Technology at Columbia and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

He is the author of four books, including The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires (2011), The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside our Heads (2016), and The Curse of Bigness: Antitrust in the New Gilded Age (2018).

Presented by the University of Hawaii at Mānoa’s Better Tomorrow Speaker Series, the College of Social Sciences, Hawaii Community Foundation, Kamehameha Schools, Scholars Strategy Network, School of Communications, the Kahala Hotel and Resort, and the William S. Richardson School of Law.

For more information, please contact us at btss@hawaii.edu

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Parking is available on the UH Mānoa campus for $7 after 4 p.m. For a map of campus parking, please click HERE.


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