The Mimi & Eunice Book is Now Available!

Order it by clicking the new “Store” tab at “I laughed out loud!…[The Intellectual Pooperty cartoons] are very very funny….however, if you could inform readers that this naive concept doesn’t correspond to the laws that actually exist, it would avoid encouraging them to believe that it does.” —Richard Stallman Here’s a photo of the … Continue reading “The Mimi & Eunice Book is Now Available!”

Paley & Doctorow argue over Non-Commercial licenses

Venerable author Cory Doctorow and I had this email correspondence this Summer, with the intention of sharing it to illuminate some issues confronting Free Culture and Creative Commons licenses. My thanks to Cory! May 17, 2010 Hi Cory, I’m writing to invite you to experiment with what I think is a brilliant innovation from … Continue reading “Paley & Doctorow argue over Non-Commercial licenses”

An Open Letter to Lincoln Center

Dear Lincoln Center, On Friday, May 28, I attended a NY Philharmonic performance of Ligeti’s Le Grand Macabre. All patrons were required to pass through long “security” lines and have our bags searched by guards. Those carrying cameras were forbidden from entering the auditorium and ordered to check their bags in an even longer line. … Continue reading “An Open Letter to Lincoln Center”