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Ethan Zuckerman

Ethan Zuckerman is director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT, and a principal research scientist at the MIT Media Lab. His research focuses on the distribution of attention in mainstream and new media, the use of technology for international development, and the use of new media technologies by activists. In 2004, Ethan co-founded the international blogging community Global Voices with Rebecca MacKinnon. He is the author of Rewire: Digital Cosmopolitans in the Age of Connection and blogs at

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