Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:00am to 11:45am
Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Cory Doctorow on Art, Copyright, and the Internet
Host Ken Jones talks with Cory Doctorow, science fiction author, activist, journalist and blogger -- the co-editor of Boing Boing (boingboing.net) and the author of the recently published YA graphic novel In Real Life and the nonfiction book Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age. He has also published the young adult novels Homeland, Pirate Cinema, and Little Brother, and the novels for adults Rapture of the Nerds and Makers. Cory is the former European director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and co-founded the UK Open Rights Group.
As writer Kelly Link says of Cory – “He doesn’t just write about the future – I think he lives there."