How We Got to Now is an engaging exploration of the history and impact of innovation through the centuries. Remarkable and informative, the book details the often surprising history of how ubiquitous objects of everyday modern life came into existence, often by happy accident. With a focus on multi-disciplinary synthesis, Johnson's dynamic style of authorship invites the reader to join him on a mind-bending exploration of our life as we know it. How We Got to Now highlights engaging issues that explore themes of genius, perseverance, adversity, and achievement.
Author Steven Johnson will deliver the 2016 Convocation in August.
Common Literature Convocation
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 7:00 p.m.
Dee Glen Smith Spectrum - Utah State University Logan Campus
Free and open to the public.