Cory Doctorow ( is a science fiction
author, activist, journalist and blogger -- the co-editor of Boing
Boing ( and the author of young adult novels like
HOMELAND, PIRATE CINEMA and LITTLE BROTHER and novels for adults like RAPTURE OF THE NERDS and MAKERS. He is the former European director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and co-founded the UK Open Rights
Group. Born in Toronto, Canada, he now lives in London.