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 to be announced and streamed at KZSU-FM). For the summer, the show will air from 3-4pm pacific time on Fridays.

New shows begin on July 10, 2015 and will include:

July 10: Wendell Wallach, author of A Dangerous Master: How to Keep Technology from Slipping Beyond Our Control.

July 17: Prof. Jason Arnold of Virginia Commonwealth University, author of Secrecy in the Sunshine Era: The Promise and Failures of U.S. Open Government Laws.

July 24: Prof. Natasha Schüll of MIT, author of Addiction by Design: Machine Gambling in Las Vegas.

July 31: Prof. Jacqueline Lipton of The University of Akron Law School, author of Rethinking Cyberlaw: A New Vision for Internet Law.

August 7: Repeat.

August 14: Repeat.

August 21: Repeat.

August 28: Prof. Margot Kaminski of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, on international trade, surveillance and artificial intelligence.

September 4: Lorelei Kelly of the New America Foundation on technology and legislative decision-making.

Future Guests:

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

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

David Brin on information flow.

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

Sam Brylawski of the Library of Congress’ National Sound Preservation Board, editor of the ARSC Guide to Audio Preservation.

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.

Nabiha Syed of Levine Sullivan Koch & Schultz, LLP on drone technology and freedom of information.

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

I am now booking guests for the fall quarter of 2015, which begins in September 2015, 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!