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Inc., except for things that are copyrighted by others. In the
case of things copyrighted by others, either I have expressly
asked permission to copy them or I believe my usage to fall
within the "fair use" guidelines of US copyright law.
You do not have the right to copy and reuse anything on this
site without asking my permission via the contact form. This
applies to the photos as well as to the text.
Without asking me, you may copy brief bits (oh, let's say
under 100 words) of my writing or my father's writing to
use on the internet, provided you give an active link back to
Otherwise, please just ask. Thanks.
Cordwainer Smith wrote about profound topics and there may
be things on this website that could be upsetting to children.
Parents, please surpervise your kids online.
it may be useful to mention that all the Cordwainer Smith /
Paul Linebarger / Felix C Forrest / Carmichael Smith writings
are covered by international copyright. What this means in
terms of the actual writings should be obvious, but also do
realize that derivative works (plays, films, art, music, etc.,
etc. etc., including things like using distinctive names of
characters in the stories) require permission from the
Cordwainer Smith Estate. When we get such requests, we normally
consult with our agents for their advice.