John Perry Barlow, who has died aged 70 after a long period of ill health, started as a cattle rancher, wrote lyrics for the Grateful Dead, and then became a digital rights activist and a champion.
John Perry Barlow, the Grateful Dead lyricist, poet, writer, and Internet freedom activist, has died at the age of 70. The sad news was confirmed by the Electronic Frontier Foundation that Barlow.John Perry Barlow, American author, lyricist, and cyberspace activist who cofounded (1990) the Electronic Frontier Foundation, which sought to protect the rights and freedoms of individuals in the digital world. He was also known as a lyricist for the Grateful Dead. Learn more about his life and career.In the mid-1980s, John Perry Barlow tried to follow his father into the Wyoming state senate, losing the election by one vote. But Barlow—cofounder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and.
John Perry Barlow was an eclectic character who led an eclectic life. He began life in a devout Mormon family in Wyoming, found himself writing lyrics for the cult favorite Greatful Dead rock band in his adulthood, and ended life as an outspoken co-founder and contributor to his Cyberspace freedom organization, the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
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When I first met John Perry Barlow, we became instant soulmates. While that sentence is true for me, it also applies to probably 10,000 other people. That was Barlow—whether you were a world.
John Perry Barlow, Actor: Endangered Species. John Perry Barlow was born on October 3, 1947 in Pinedale, Wyoming, USA. He was an actor, known for Endangered Species (1982), Conceiving Ada (1997) and Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead (1981). He was married to Elaine Parker Barlow. He died on February 7, 2018 in San Francisco, California, USA.
John Perry Barlow, co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Grateful Dead lyricist, died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, according to multiple news sources. He was 70. The cause of death has not.
John Perry Barlow, Internet Pioneer, 1947-2018 Share It Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Copy link With a broken heart I have to announce that EFF's founder, visionary, and our ongoing inspiration, John Perry Barlow, passed away quietly in his sleep this morning.
Silicon Valley visionary John Perry Barlow died last night at the age of 70. When he was 30, the EFF founder (and sometime Grateful Dead lyricist) drew up a list of what he called Principles of Adult Behavior. They are.
John Perry Barlow’s sudden death last week shined a spotlight on his high-profile life one last time. His last book, scheduled for June publication, was released for review the day he died. Barlow was a valued member of the WhoWhatWhy Advisory Board, and we review this extraordinary memoir with mixed feelings of sadness for his loss and gratitude for his efforts to keep the internet free.
It’s easy to list the achievements of John Perry Barlow — everything from co-founding the Electronic Frontier Foundation to writing lyrics for the Grateful Dead. But it’s harder to quantify the amount of inspiration he delivered to the internet in the early 1990s. In the truest spirit of the word pioneer, he created a vision that helped shape the world that was to come.
John Perry Barlow attended the same high school as future Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir. The two remained friends and Weir tapped Barlow to write lyrics for several songs, including “Cassidy,” “Mexicali Blues,” and “Black-Throated Wind.” He also introduced the group to counter-culture psychologist and LSD advocate, Timothy Leary.
John Perry Barlow is a retired Wyoming cattlerancher, a former lyricist for the Grateful Dead, and co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Since May of 1998, he has been a Fellow at Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society.
The recent news of John Perry Barlow passing has my heart feeling blue. I first discovered the Grateful Dead at a YMCA Summer Camp in Three Rivers, Michigan before beginning the fourth grade. The Internet has always been important to me.
John Perry Barlow’s extraordinary life on earth came to an end on February 7, 2018. Beloved by many adoring fans of the Grateful Dead for his lyrical contributions to many of the band’s.
A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace How John Perry Barlow views his internet manifesto on its 20th anniversary. Online idealism versus the world’s realism.