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Anonymity

  • By: Kevin Featherly
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

Anonymity is the quality of being unknown or unacknowledged. In the digital age, primarily among Internet users, anonymity is perceived as a right, even as a necessity for the preservation of free speech.

There have always been writers and artists who ...

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