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Down and Out at MIT, with Cory Doctorow

Monday, February 13, 2006 @ 6:30 pm

Lecture/booksigning by Cory Doctorow (craphound.com) activist, writer, public speaker, blogger and European Affairs Coordinator for the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a nonprofit group working to protect digital rights.

His story, “Craphound” was published in the March 1998 issue of Science Fiction Age and he has since sold dozens of stories.

His first novel, Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom, won the Locus Award winner for best first novel and “Eastern Standard Tribe” was recently released in paperback. His collection of short stories, “A Place So Foreign and Eight More,” won the Sunburst Award for Best Canadian Science Fiction. “Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town,” is a contemporary fantasy novel about wireless networking.

Details

Date:
Monday, February 13, 2006
Time:
6:30 pm

Venue

MIT Media Lab, Bartos Theater
20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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