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Gerard Janssen

Gerard Janssen

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GERARD JANSSEN (b. 1967) studied Applied Physics in Delft. He writes for Vrij Nederland and Uitgeverij Snor and is one half of the Easy Alohas, a Dutch DJ duo. He is researching the world of hackers with support from the Dutch Fund for Special Journalistic Projects.


Recent title – English material

Hackers: Over de vrijheidsstrijders van het internet (Hackers: The Freedom Fighters of the Internet), 2022

Press on Hackers:

Hackers delves deeply into the world of international hackers. In his book, Janssen makes a convincing argument for the world's need for ethical hackers. A fascinating and very accessible book. – NRC Handelsblad

Hackers is a probing and evocative portrait of the bizarre world of the warriors of the Internet.
– Financieel Dagblad