Author, "The Tinkerers: The Amateurs, DIYers and Inventors Who Make America Great"
From the Founding Fathers to PARC Corp. to Kickstarter, tinkering has always played a key role in the American psyche. Alec Foege, author of "The Tinkerers," explains how our innovative past can inform our tinkering future.
Alec Foege is the author of "The Tinkerers: The Amateurs, DIYers and Inventors Who Make America Great" and three other books. He is owner of Brookside Research, a primary research firm in Connecticut.