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I am Jack’s Revolution


19 Mar 2014

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I am Jack’s Revolution: Fight Club and Hacker CultureScreen Shot 2014-03-14 at 1.10.07 PM

DATE: Wednesday, March 19

TIME: 5 pm

LOCATION: 154 Swan Hall (Hoffman Room).

The first rule of fight club is you don’t talk about fight club. The first rule of the internet is you don’t talk about /b/. Coincidence? Hardly. Come learn more as Professor Naomi Mandel shows how the cult film Fight Club has been enlisted by hackers for a range of revolutionary movements, from antisec activism to cyberwarfare in the Middle East.