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 summer is set (airdates — not guests — subject to change, and all airtimes are streamed at KZSU-FM LIVE). For the fall, the show will air from 2-3pm pacific time on Fridays.

New shows begin on October 2, 2015 and will include:

October 2: Prof. Andrea Matwyshyn of Northeastern University Law School, on the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and the Volkwagen fraud scandal.

October 9: Author David Brin on transparency, reciprocal accountability, cyber-utopianism and the preservation of excitement in an age of cynicism.

October 16: Repeat.

October 23: Repeat.

October 30: Sam Brylawski of the Library of Congress’ National Sound Preservation Board, co-author of the ARSC Guide to Audio Preservation.

November 6: Member of the European Parliament Marietje Schaake on democracy and technology in Europe.

November 13 : Nato Thompson, author of Seeing Power: Art and Activism in the 21st Century.

November 20: The Guardian’s Julia Powles, on the “right to be forgotten.”

Future Guests:

Prof. Michael Glennon of Tufts University, author of National Security and Double Government.

Lorelei Kelly of the New America Foundation on technology and legislative decision-making.

Prof. Colleen Chien of Santa Clara Law on intellectual property law, policy and politics.

Prof. Margot Kaminski of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, on international trade, surveillance and artificial intelligence.

Dave King, drummer for The Bad Plus and host of Rational Funk.

April Harris and Joey Adams on the maker-space The Forge.

Prof. Ryan Calo of University of Washington School of Law on robotics regulation and law.

Prof. Lawrence Lessig of Harvard Law School on campaign finance reform and Rootstrikers.

Prof. Peter Galison of Harvard University, co-director of the documentary film Containment.

Beau Woods on driverless cars.

Seda Gurses, post-doctoral fellow in the Media, Culture and Communications Department at NYU Steinhardt and at the Information Law Institute at NYU Law School.

I am now booking guests for the winter quarter of 2015, which begins in January 20165, so if you have any suggestions, please let me know by emailing me at or via the Contact page. Meanwhile, thank you for listening and I hope that you enjoy the shows as much as I enjoy doing them!