The Politics of Open Source Software

With all the wheels in motion for the 2nd annual Journal of Information technology and Politics (JITP; special issue conference (YouTube08) and journal production under way from the 1st
(Web 2.0), now is an opportune moment to begin work on what will be the 3rd Annual JITP special issue conference, JITP-2010, which is tentatively slated for April, 2010. The conference theme will be: "The Politics of Open Source Software"

JITP-2010 is accepting volunteers and suggestions for the Program Committee. If you would like to be a part of this planning effort, please send email directly to:

Michelle Sagan Gonçalves <> (Conference
Manager) and
Charlie Schweik <> (Conference Co-Chair)

Please cc me ( when you do and put JITP-2010 in the
subject line.


— Dr. Stuart W. Shulman Assistant Professor Department of Political
Science University of Massachusetts Amherst 200 Hicks Way Amherst, MA 01003