Before going on vacation, Tristan Nitot share with us his great selection of books or documentary that you should read! Perhaps these books will inspire you to switch to Cozy!
If you are fascinated by the Silicon Valley
A novel: The Circle. Fast, troubly, compulsively addictive - The Circle is Dave Eggers’s timely novel about our obsession with the Internet in the Silicon Valley…”Knowing is good. Knowing everything is better.” The movie was just released in Theatre with Tom Hanks and Emma Watson.
If Edward Snowden is your role model
An essay: No place to hide by Glenn Greenwald, one of the three journalists who was first contacted by Edward Snowden. Before the Snowden file disclosures, Greenwald was widely considered one of the most influential opinion columnists in the United States.
If you feel the soul of a journalist
A documentary: Citizen Four directed by Laura Poitras. Citizen Four places you in the room with Poitras, Greenwald and Snowden as they attempt to manage the media storm raging outside. Citizen Four not only shows you the dangers of governmental surveillance, it makes you feel them. After watching this documentary, you will never think the same way about your phone, email or credit card ever again.
If you love comics and suspense
A comic book: Le profil de Jean Melville by Robin Cousin. Captivating and terrifying thriller with this constant question: “And if Google Glasse were big success, how our world will look like?”