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Silicon Valley Tech Culture Has Roots in Burning Man, Stanford Scholar Says

Communication Professor Fred Turner has been studying the role of art and countercultural movements – including the communal, participatory lifestyle celebrated at the annual Burning Man festival – that have had far-reaching influence in the workplace of tech firms. This February, he will present his scholarship for the Center’s ArtsWest Initiative.

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