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Cutting across media : appropriation art, interventionist collage, and copyright law

The contributors to this book focus on collage and appropriation art, exploring the legal ramifications of such practices in an age when private companies can own culture using copyright and trademark law
Print Book, English, 2011
Duke University Press, Durham [N.C.], 2011
viii, 361 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
9780822348115, 9780822348221, 082234811X, 0822348225
I collage, therefore I am : an introduction to cutting across media / Kembrew McLeod and Rudolf Kuenzli
Digital Mana : on the source of the infinite proliferation of mutant copies in contemporary culture / Marcus Boon
Copyrights and copywrongs : an interview with Siva Vaidhyanathan / Carrie McLaren
Das Plagiierenwerk : Convolute Uii / David Tetzlaff
PhotoStatic Magazine and the rise of the casual publisher / Lloyd Dunn
Plagiarism 101 : an appropriated oral history of the Tape-Beatles / Kembrew McLeod
Ambiguity and theft / Joshua Clover
Where does sad news come from? / Douglas Kahn
Excerpts from "Two relationships to a cultural public domain" / Negativland
Everybody's got something to hide except for me and my lawsuit : William S. Burroughs, DJ Danger Mouse, and the politics of Grey Tuesday / Davis Schneiderman
How copyright law changed hip-hop : an interview with Public Enemy's Chuck D and Hank Shocklee / Kembrew McLeod
Hip-hop meets the avant-garde : a cease and desist letter from attorneys represening Philip Glass / Warner Special Products
Getting snippety / Philo T. Farnsworth
Crashing the spectacle : a forgotten history of digital sampling, infringement, copyright liberation, and the end of recorded music / Kembrew McLeod
Billboard liberation : a photo essay / Craig Baldwin
On the seamlessly nomadic future of collage / Pierre Joris
Cultural sampling and social critique : the collage aesthetic of Chris Ofili / Lorraine Morales Cox
Remixing cultures : Bartók and Kodály in the age of indigenous cultural rights / Gábor Vályi
A day to sing : creativity, diversity, and freedom of expression in the network society / Jeff Chang
Visualizing copyright, seeing hegemony : toward a meta-critique of intellectual property / Eva Hemmungs Wirtén
Collage as practice and metaphor in popular culture / David Banash
Assassination weapons : the visual culture of New Wave science fiction / Rob Latham
Free culture : a conversation with Jonathan Lethem / Kembrew McLeod
The ecstasy of influence : a plagiarism / Jonathan Lethem