Seminars in the Humanities: Digital Media Studies: Old and New Net Wars over Free Speech, Freedom and Secrecy
Gabriella Coleman is Assistant Professor of Media Culture, and Communication at New York University. Trained as a cultural anthropologist, Coleman’s work examines ethics and online collaboration as well as the role of the law and new media technologies in extending and critiquing liberal values and sustaining new forms of political activism. Her book, Coding Freedom: Hacker Pleasure and the Ethics of Free and Open Source Software, is forthcoming from Princeton University Press.
Date: October 8, 2009
Time: 6:30 PM
College: Graduate Center
Address: 365 Fifth Avenue Manhattan
Room: Martin E. Segal Theatre