Firmin deBrabander
Philosopher, Maryland Institute College of Art

Firmin DeBrabander is a professor of philosophy at the Maryland Institute College of Art and the author of Do Guns Make Us Free? (2015).

Written by Firmin deBrabander

Former Democratic representative Anthony Wiener consults his Blackberry after the 2011 State of the Union address. Photo by Tom Williams/Roll Call/Getty

Essay/
Technology and the self
Shame on you

Unburdening ourselves online can feel radical and liberating. But is baring and sharing all as emancipatory as it seems?

Firmin deBrabander