Bruce Sterling

Bruce Sterling  is an American science fiction author, speaker, futurist and design instructor.

He is also an initiator of the The Dead Media Project- a collection of "research notes" on dead media technologies, from Incan quipus, through Victorian phenakistoscopes, to the departed video game and home computers of the 1980s and The Viridian Design Movement - his attempt to create a "green" design movement focused on high-tech, stylish, and ecologically sound design.