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Gabriella Coleman speaks to Wired about her new book and living among the Bay Area's hackers

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Gabriella Coleman
, Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History and Communication Studies at McGill University and Media@McGill member, recently spoke with Wired's Robert McMillan about her anthropological research on the hacker community in San Francisco. In the interview, Professor Coleman, whose new book, Coding Freedom: The Ethics and Aesthetics of Hacking (Princeton University Press: 2012), was published earlier this month, discusses her experience, her fondness of hacker humour, and the way her work is perceived by her peers. Click here to read the full article.