The audio from Tuesday's night's standing-room-only lecture by EFF co-founders John Gilmore and John Perry Barlow at my USC lecture series is online (thanks to Mike Jones and Andy Sternberg for their yeoman duty!). Gilmore and Barlow are pioneering giants of cyberspace, having created many of the institutions and safeguarded many of the liberties we take for granted today. They gave a fantastic presentation on the founding of EFF and the early days of the fight for freedom online, and then answered more than an hour's worth of intense questions about the present-day fights.
A reminder that my next speaker is Xbox hacker Bunnie Huang, next Tuesday night at 7PM.
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