FORA.tv Speaker - John Perry Barlow

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Biography

John Perry Barlow is a co-founder and vice-chairman of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a non-profit organization promoting freedom of expression in digital media. He writes and advises on information economics, digitized intellectual goods, cyber liberties, virtual communities, electronic cash, cryptography policy, privacy, and the social, cultural and legal conditions forming online.Mr Barlow is the author of two influential texts, The Economy of Ideas and The Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace. Prior to his work at EFF, Mr Barlow was a Wyoming cattle-rancher and a lyricist for the Grateful Dead. He is also a fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School. He was the first to apply the term "cyberspace" to the internet. Recently he has been engaged in an effort to increase connectivity with the southern hemisphere.

3 Programs

The Ethics of Super-Crunching: Privacy and Profiling

06.07.11 | 00:31:28 min | 0 comments

Long Conversation with John Perry Barlow and Ken Wilson

10.16.10 | 00:19:37 min | 0 comments

Long Conversation with Violet Blue and John Perry Barlow

10.16.10 | 00:20:06 min | 0 comments