Talk:The Right to Read
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This story is referenced in quite a number of academic and other articles about ebooks and DRM on ebooks.
A short selection of links found via a quick search using Google Scholar. http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.5.7369&rep=rep1&type=pdf http://c1.washington.boell-net.de/downloads/Benkler_The_Political_Economy_of_the_Commons.pdf http://epubs.utah.edu/index.php/ulr/article/viewPDFInterstitial/21/15 http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~rja14/tcpa-faq.html http://dlc.dlib.indiana.edu/dlc/bitstream/handle/10535/4979/up4-3Bollier.pdf?sequence=1 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue62/tonkin
I haven't looked at all of them, but it indicates that this work is influential and relevant independently of the author.