Biella Coleman, Wolfe Chair, McGill University ??? Hacking: the new Internationalism

 

Coleman spent years living in San Francisco and observing hacking culture up close through interactions with both the open source and, including the hacktivist group Anonymous. She says that online communities of hackers and other enthusiasts now constitutes a kind cross cultural identity that is both worthy of academic study – and likely to have a huge influence in our everyday lives. I caught up with Gabriella at home in Montreal and asked her about her research.

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