This seminar will examine the individuals and institutions that control the
Internet, and how the Internet affects the distribution and operation of power, broadly conceived. We will examine technologies of control
(such as surveillance, censorship, propaganda, and use control) and of
evading control, the individuals and institutions that seek to regulate
the Internet (such as governments, the IETF, and hackers), the
relationship between cybersecurity, national security, and Internet
governance, the economics of Internet communications, and more.
Prerequisite: Seminar is by permission of
instructor. Please send a statement of interest and resume to
firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, October 31.