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Larry Lessig and The Case For Creative Freedom

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

This is hugely relevant to anyone involved in this or any other fandom who reads, writes, draws, or in any way creates a fan work.  I strongly encourage everyone to take the twenty minutes to view this presentation on copyright law and the new age of content.  Also, there’s some fantastically funny remixes included to boot.

Larry Lessig and The Case For Creative Freedom

This blurring line between the consumers of content and creators of content is something that is aptly timed to current Harry Potter Fandom affairs, what with the Lexicon fiasco and all.  I would be extremely interested to hear Larry Lessig’s take on this situation in light of this talk.
 

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