Critical Writing Index

The Failures of Fair Use and the Future of Free Culture

by Lawrence Lessig

Cut: film as found object in contemporary video, 2004, pp. 47-53

Milwaukee: Milwaukee Art Museum, 2004

Lessig examines the history of copyright law in the United States and suggests that the appropriation of video in the age of digital technology requires a rethinking of the concept of "fair use."

ITEM 2004.089 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

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