The show is about the guests, and I am thrilled and privileged to be able to invite so many fascinating people to join me in discussion.
The schedule for the winter is set (airdates — not guests — subject to change, and all airtimes are 3-4pm pacific on Wednesdays at KZSU-FM unless otherwise noted):
New shows begin on January 22 and will include:
January 22: Jonathan Band of policybandwith.com.
January 29: Prof. Edward Lee of Chicago-Kent Law School, author of The Fight for the Future: How People Defeated Hollywood and Saved the Internet — For Now.
February 5: Ethan Zuckerman, Director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT and author of Rewire: Digital Cosmopolitans in the Age of Connection.
February 12: Repeat.
February 19: Prof. Peter Swire of the Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology and a member of President Obama’s Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies, on NSA surveillance and espionage.
February 26: Prof. Susan Sell of the Elliott School of International Affairs at The George Washington University on international relations and transparency.
March 5: Prof. Orly Lobel of University of San Diego School of Law, author of Talent Wants to Be Free: Why We Should Learn to Love Leaks, Raids, and Free-Riding.
March 12: Prof. Jennifer Urban of Berkeley Law on intellectual property litigation and Berkeley’s current clinical projects.
March 19: Ivan Krastev of the Centre for Liberal Strategies, author of In Mistrust We Trust: Can Democracy Survive When We Don’t Trust Our Leaders?
Prof. Mark Lemley of Stanford Law School on the pending United States Supreme Court intellectual property cases.
Benedetta Brevini of the University of Sydney, co-author of Beyond Wikileaks.
Former European Parliament member Lousewies van der Laan on promoting democracy.
Prof. Danielle Citron of University of Maryland School of Law, on her forthcoming book Hate Crimes in Cyberspace.
Dave Quast, adjunct professor at USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, Senior Vice President— Strategic Communications at FTI Consulting and California Director of Energy in Depth, on hydraulic fracturing.
Prof. Mark Fenster of Levin College of Law at University of Florida, on government transparency.
Prof. Laura Roselle of Elon University, co-author of Strategic Narratives: Communication Power and the New World Order.
Harmen Groenhart of Fontys University of Applied Sciences, School of Journalism, Tilburg, The Netherlands, on public media accountability.
I am now booking guests for the spring quarter of 2014, so if you have any suggestions, please let me know by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Meanwhile, thank you for listening and I hope that you enjoy the shows as much as I enjoy doing them!