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Joe Karaganis

New York
Joe Karaganis is vice president at The American Assembly, a public policy institute at Columbia University. Karaganis directs projects on digital culture and information policy, with a focus on copyright and access to knowledge. Recent published work in includes Notice and Takedown in Everyday Practice (2016), Copy Culture in the US and Germany (2013), and Media Piracy in Emerging Economies (2011). Forthcoming work includes Shadow Libraries: Access to Educational Materials in the Digital Age. He also directs The Open Syllabus Project—a research platform that datamines curricular information from millions of university syllabi. Prior to joining The American Assembly, Karaganis spent 10 years as a program director at the Social Science Research Council.