The closing lecture by Hillel Schwartz, is in the form of a series of rhymed sonnets.
Hillel Schwartz (US) is a poet, translator, public arts consultant, and cultural historian. His 1000-page Making Noise. From Babel to the Big Bang and Beyond has just been published by Zone Books and distributed by MIT Press (2011). He also is the author of The Culture of the Copy: Striking Likenesses, Unreasonable Facsimiles (1998).