Kieren McCarthy

Kieren McCarthy

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Kieren McCarthy is an author, journalist and policymaker with a special interest in internet governance. Kieren has written for a wide range of newspapers, magazines and online publications in both the UK and US on the internet and internet-related issues. He has worked for many of the current internet governance organisations, including as general manager of public participation at ICANN; and is executive director of the International Foundation for Online Responsibility (IFFOR).  He is the author of Sex.com: One Domain, Two Men, Twelve Years and the Brutal Battle for the Jewel in the Internet's Crown and is currently working on his second book, Uncle John, covering the life of “probably the best-loved man in San Francisco”, John McLaren, who designed and built the world-famous Golden Gate Park.