Robert Porter, B.A., M.A. is the Project Manager of The eQuality Project - a project based at the University of Ottawa focused on the examination of young people's experiences in the networked environment. An alumnus from Carleton University (B.A.) and The University of York (M.A.), his dissertation explored private and public participation in cultural productions and representations. He has since focused much of his research and writing on cultural, historical, and technological issues facing society.