Posts containing the tag "copyright".




What went wrong with copyright?

Copyright from the invention of printing in 1476 to the creation of the Berne Convention in 1886, and where it all went wrong.




Baroque Copyright Laws

This month contains five Fridays and so on Friday Number Five we continue an irregular series of podcasts of music issued under Creative Commons licences: this time we have music to think about as autumn fades into winter.




Historical Soundscapes

Listen to the very first sound recordings ever made and ask how they turned into public radio. Then find out what all this has to do with cultural democracy.