Virtually Speaking tonight

Reason Magazine’s Jesse @ Virtually Speaking with Jay Ackroyd
THURSDAY, Jan 20, 6PM pacific, 9pm eastern

Jesse Walker – Managing Editor of Reason Magazine and author of ‘”Rebels on the Air: An Alternative History of Radio in America,” on ‘Citizen Radio.’ Jesse and Jay discuss Citizen Radio and Jesse’s book  about the history of radio.

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The Managing Editor of Reason magazine, Jesse’s writing ranges from pirate radio to copyright law to political paranoia. He is the author of the book Rebels on the Air: An Alternative History of Radio in America (New York University Press, 2001).

Jesse’s articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Salon, The New Republic, L.A. Weekly, National Review, No Depression, Radio World, Telos, Z, and numerous other publications. He has also worked as a DJ, a dishwasher, and a miscellaneous office grunt, and was once hired to help move a clandestine dog farm.

Walker is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where he received a B.A. in History. His personal blog is The Perpetual Three-Dot Column.