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Daniel Burka

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Daniel Burka is best known as the former creative director for website Digg and as a design partner at GV. He is also a founding partner at the web design company silverorange based in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
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Good Talk
A Memoir in Conversations
Mira Jacob - Mar 24, 2020 (first published in 2019)
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A "beautiful and eye-opening" (Jacqueline Woodson), "hilarious and heart-rending" (Celeste Ng) graphic memoir about American identity, interracial families, and the realities that divide us, from the acclaimed author of The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing.NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Chicago Tribune - The New York Public Library - ...
Daniel Burka
Aug 04, 2020
Favorite book this year. 10/10     source
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Wilder Girls
Rory Power - Jun 02, 2020
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It's been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty's life out from under her.It started slow. First the teachers died one by one. Then it began to infect the students, turning their bodies strange and foreign. Now, cut off from the rest of the world and left to fend for themselve...
Daniel Burka
Jul 05, 2020
Just finished reading Wilder Girls. Great book. Thanks for the recommendation @steeve_wonder. Also, that cover is incredible.     source
Ruined by Design
How Designers Destroyed the World, and What We Can Do to Fix It
Mike Monteiro - Mar 29, 2019
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The world is working exactly as designed. The combustion engine which is destroying our planet's atmosphere and rapidly making it inhospitable is working exactly as we designed it. Guns, which lead to so much death, work exactly as they're designed to work. And every time we "improve" their design, they get better at killing. Facebook's privacy set...
Daniel Burka
May 07, 2019
I love that @monteiro writes in such clear, direct language. Reading his new book "Ruined by Design" might be difficult or hurt your ego, designers. And, you might disagree with Mike. But you should read it for a clear-headed viewpoint on our mistakes and challenges. 👏     source
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