9780143116134

Remix Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy

  • ISBN 13:

    9780143116134

  • ISBN 10:

    0143116134

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 09/29/2009
  • Publisher: Penguin Books

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Summary

The reigning authority on intellectual property in the Internet age, Lawrence Lessig spotlights the newest and possibly the most harmful culture war—a war waged against those who create and consume art. America’s copyright laws have ceased to perform their original, beneficial role: protecting artists’ creations while allowing them to build on previous creative works. In fact, our system now criminalizes those very actions. Remix is an urgent, eloquent plea to end a war that harms every intrepid, creative user of new technologies. It also offers an inspiring vision of the postwar world where enormous opportunities await those who view art as a resource to be shared openly rather than a commodity to be hoarded.

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