Forums – regular meetings and Book Circles – meet at 6:30 at the Panera Bread Co. community room (875 Bethel Road). Exception – See Special Time / Location information below. Also be sure to check out – and like – “Columbus Futurists” on Facebook!
Forum: November 19, 2015
Topic: Discussion of preview of American Ways: A Behavioral History of the United States with Expectations for the Future
Columbus Futurists founding member Steve Millett is in the process of completing a new book, American Ways: A Behavioral History of the United States with Expectations for the Future. Extracts from the book are available in this Post – the most recent reading is Is the American Dream Dead? Four Scenarios for Opportunities in the United States to 2035. Presentation slides are also here.
As in the past, Steve is sharing some early thoughts and edits, and soliciting feedback from other member of the Futurists. On November 19, he will discuss the project, and members will have an opportunity to weigh in with their thoughts.
See this Post for more information.
We look forward to seeing you at the next meeting of the Columbus Futurists!
Many thanks to Maura Heaphy for her presentation on the role and importance of science fiction as a way access visions of the future and even drive current change. She has generously provided a copy of her slide presentation – as a pdf – and that is available here: Where is my flying car? Columbus Futurists, 9-17-2015.
Scheduled meetings for 2015 (all meetings meet 6:30-8:30 at the Panera Bread Co. community room,875 Bethel Road): (Also be sure to check out – and like – “Columbus Futurists” on Facebook!)
- Nov 19, 2015 – Topic: American Ways: A Behavioral History of the United States with Expectations for the Future, a sneak preview of a new book by Columbus Futurists founding member Steve Millett
- Dec – no meeting