Meredith Finkelstein is a programmer, teacher, and poet. She is currently working in fintech and is fascinated by DAOs and social transformation. She teaches cyberethics and robots and computers in film at Fordham University. Her next book of poetry, an erasure of the bitcoin source code repository, is coming out in late 2022. Meredith has been a champion of software studies since 2003 when she presented a paper at SCLA on metaphors and cultural references in the PERL programming language.