Date: Thu. March 14, 2013
Time: 6:30 pm
Harold Washington Library Center
400 S. State Street
About this event:
Join us as Susan Crawford discusses and signs copies of her new book about how consumers, let down by deregulatory government policies, are losing the fight for affordable, high-speed Internet access in America.
Captive Audience: The Telecom Industry and Monopoly Power in the New Gilded Age, illustrates how from smartphones and television programming to the cost of high-speed Internet access, in today's era very few companies control our information destiny.
This program is presented by the Chicago Public Library in partnership with The Roosevelt Institute.
Program location: Multipurpose Room, lower level
Seating is limited and available first come, first served. Books will be available for purchase and the author will autograph books immediately following the program.