Anatomy of Concepts
Steven Johnson Keynotes - Presented by a passionate thinker and intellectual, keynotes by Steven Johnson are extremely...
The author uses London's 'Grand Cafe' as an example by showing how England's first coffee house replaced individuals unhealthy habits with ones that stimulated thoughts and discussions. The author explores environments that lead to groundbreaking innovations by examining the cafe's creative and enlightening architecture.
Johnson stresses the importance of thought-provoking environments that encourage individuals to engage and share ideas. He explores the space of creativity and finds reoccurring patterns within physical and virtual spaces, proving that ideas are networks of the mind.