Johns, Adrian

 

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Adrian Johns is Professor of History and Chair of the Committee on Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science at the University of Chicago.  Educated at the University of Cambridge, he also taught at CalTech and the University of California, San Diego.  Besides the books featured in his Rorotoko interviews, Death of a Pirate and Piracy, he is also the author of The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making (1998).


On Rorotoko:


On his book Piracy: The Intellectual Property Wars from Gutenberg to Gates
(Our Cover Feature of May 10, 2010)

On his book Death of a Pirate: British Radio and the Making of the Information Age
(Our Cover Feature of December 08, 2010)