John Seely Brown
In a correspondence with Darren Kuropatwa, he indicated he had most recently been influenced by the work of John Seely Brown and his description of the "atelier learning" in the core academic areas.
The following represents my first impression from a limited review of his work.
I think, therefore I am.
I participate, therefore I jam!
"Much of our knowing is brought forth in action, through participation -in the world, with other people, around real problems"
John Seely Brown "Growing Up Digital"