The Infinite Mind launches in 3-D cyberspace
John Hockenberry hosts live broadcast featuring Suzanne Vega, Kurt Vonnegut, Howard Rheingold.
Opening events for the new virtual world headquarters include a series of live tapings, hosted by acclaimed broadcast journalist and long-time contributor to The Infinite Mind John Hockenberry. Guests will include visionary singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega, who will be the first major recording artist to ever perform live in Second Life avatar form; best-selling author Kurt Vonnegut; futurist Howard Rheingold; and other notable scholars, researchers and literary figures. The interviews will be broadcast nationally beginning Aug. 9 in a two-part series about virtual communities entitled â€œThrough the Looking Glass.â€ Other scheduled guests include MIT scholar Sherry Turkle and Philip Rosedale, creator of Second Life and CEO of its parent company Linden Lab.
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