Mon, 2013-02-04 14:30 - 16:00
room 455, 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada
, H3A 3R1
Convenor - Gabriella Coleman
Hackers: They everywhere and yet everywhere misunderstood. What makes them tick? What makes them tock? Why are they relevant to Digital Humanities? Gabriella Coleman, Wolfe Chair in Scientific and Technological Literacy will be kicking off a discussion about hackers, their history, culture, and politics in light of her recently published book on the topic, Coding Freedom and various so-called hacking cases that have recently hit the news.