Marshall McLuhan

Marshall McLuhan Biography.com

Journalist, Educator(1911–1980)
Famous for his aphorism, "the medium is the message," communications theorist Marshall McLuhan was an influential educator during the 20th century.

Synopsis

Born in Canada in 1911, University of Toronto professor Marshall McLuhan became one of the most influential communications theorists of the 20th century. Famous for his aphorism, "the medium is the message," he held that media shapes the way we think and that the printed book was fated to disappear.

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