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Saturday, May 21 • 11:00am - 11:45am
Anonymous--the masked activists who have contributed to hundreds of political operations around the world since 2008--were perfectly positioned to earn the title of cyberterrorists. In this talk Dr. Coleman considers the various factors, from their uptake in Hollywood film and TV to the timing of their contributions that allowed them to narrowly escape this designation.


Gabriella Coleman

Dr. Gabriella Coleman holds the Wolfe Chair in Scientific & Technological Literacy at McGill University. Trained as an anthropologist, her scholarship explores the intersection of the cultures of hacking and politics, with a focus on the sociopolitical implications of the free software... Read More →

Saturday May 21, 2016 11:00am - 11:45am EDT
NERD 1 Memorial Dr
  • Room Mann