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05 Jul

Can pop culture save the nerds?

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I was asked to write about Nerds + TV/Pop Culture… here’s my short piece, with other smart nerds.

Yes, but it’s not enough
One day the nerds will inherit the earth. And if you look at shows like Big Bang Theory, you might think our time has come. But while there are zombie shows and summer blockbusters based on comic books, contemporary media isn’t the beacon of nerd hope we’d like to imagine.

Read the entire piece here

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