CopyrightX (HLS1x) is hosting a livestream open to all: "Appropriation Art" with Terry Fisher, Shepard Fairey, Marita Sturken, and Geoffrey Stewart
Join us on Wednesday, April 3rd and throughout the Spring 2013 semester for a series of webcasted special events for Professor Terry Fisher's copyright courses, offered at Harvard Law School and on the edX online learning platform. The webcasts feature live discussions between Professor Fisher, guest experts, Harvard Law School students, and edX students, who participate remotely.
CopyrightX, an experimental course offered on edX, explores in depth the law, theory, and practice of copyright.
Wednesday's webcast will feature Shepard Fairey, Marita Sturken, and Geoffrey Stewart on Appropriation Art. It will begin at 7PM ET. The public webcast will be accessible from the at the date and time listed below and on the course website.
Each of the events features a guest expert and examines a difficult issue growing out of, or adjacent to, copyright law. In the courses overall, and in the special events in particular, considerable attention is devoted to the relationship between copyright law and creative expression in a variety of fields: literature; music; film; photography; graphic art; software; comedy; fashion; and architecture. You can read more about the EdX course here.