Can I Use That?: Dealing with Copyright in Everyday Life Tue, 12/10/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Can I Use That?: Dealing with Copyright in Everyday Life
Tue, 12/10/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
This session is ONLINE ONLY via UM Connect. Preference is given to registrants from Crookston, Duluth, Morris and Rochester campuses, and other out-state UMN affiliates. Registrants will receive information about the online meeting URL a few days before the scheduled workshop.

Course Description

Quotation, criticism, review, collage, parody - Copyright presents some big challenges in all of these situations! Participants in this workshop will develop an understanding of the complexities of copyright by exploring examples from visual arts, music, and video, as well as academic research and writing. Expect to think hard, discuss a little, and have fun! No direct legal advice will be provided; this workshop is informational in nature.

Primarily intended for faculty, researchers, and graduate students engaged in the scholarly writing & publishing process. Satisfies RCR continuing education awareness/discussion requirements.

To request disability accommodations, please contact the instructor at least one week prior to the workshop.