s freedom of speech slowly being taken away from us, or is it stronger than ever? Does internet censorship violate the human right that we hold so dear, or protect it? In this discussion Jeff Jarvis, US journalist, author and blogger talks about what he calls the increasing ‘publicness’ of our lives, and how this is affecting the institutions that traditionally controlled the flow of information.
Jeff Jarvis, author of Public Parts: How sharing in the digital age improves the way we work and live and What Would Google Do?, blogs about media and news at buzzmachine.com. He is associate professor and director of the Tow-Knight Centre for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the City University of New York.
Chaired by Mark Scott at the 2012 Sydney Writers Festival.