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Paul Levinson's The Soft Edge (1997), Digital McLuhan (1999), and New New Media (2009) have been translated 12 times. His novels include The Silk Code (1999) and The Plot To Save Socrates (2006). He's Prof of Comm and Media Studies, Fordham U, NYC.

Real Name: Paul Levinson

Occupation: author, professor, media commentator

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Diaries published: 97 (34 days since last diary on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 09:45 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 333 (34 days since last comment on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 09:45 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 1116

Total Comment Ratings: 1368

Most Recommended Diary: Take it From a College Prof: Obama's 'Missing' Paper is Another Conservative Red Herring, 277 comments, 227 recommends

People Following PaulLev: 6

PaulLev's Most Recent Diaries:

I saw Beau Willimon at Fordham University last evening - thanks to my colleague Beth Knobel (erstwhile CBS Moscow bureau chief) for arranging this. The hour was the best of this kind I've ever ...
by PaulLev
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 09:45 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
My wife and I caught the British Invasion 50th Anniversary Concert at the Tarrytown Music Hall on Main Street in Tarrytown, NY Saturday night - a few miles from home, attended with tickets she ...
by PaulLev
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 02:27 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Aaron Sorkin, among others, has been attacking the media for their reporting of the content of the Sony hacks - including, among other things, "an inappropriate and racially charged exchange" in ...
by PaulLev
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 04:07 PM PST with 4 Recommends
brief discussion on Arise TV a few weeks ...
by PaulLev
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Dec 14, 2014 at 03:45 PM PST with 1 Recommend
In the aftermath of the awful failure to indict Eric Garner's killer today in New York City - Staten Island, to be more precise - I can think of at least three important lessons we can get from this,
by PaulLev
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 05:35 AM PST with 0 Recommends
I was very saddened to hear about Daniel Keyes' passing yesterday. He was 86 years old. One of the most satisfying things I did as President of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (...
by PaulLev
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jun 17, 2014 at 06:17 PM PDT with 26 Recommends

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