Cory Doctorow signing books, originally uploaded by SFview.

Cory Doctorow – acclaimed sci-fi author, BoingBoing blogger, former EFF staffer, and watch aficionado – did a reading from his book For The Win in San Francisco. It was an event to raise money for the EFF, an organization that defends your legal rights online and in digital media.

I’ve followed his life and admire his never ending work ethic to achieve his goals. His self-styled life includes a wide collection of obscure watches, a wedding wing with custom crypto key, and his constant quest against DRM and those platforms that support them.

I met a nice guy, Al, from openbuddha.org who recorded the session. Check out his writeup and audio recording.

Cory Doctorow signing books, originally uploaded by SFview.