A panicked Entertainment Industry and its destructive metaphors

  This article was initially published on Mark Lives. This is a modified version. We’re so accustomed to the term “piracy” in the context of copyright infringement that we just accept that it is an appropriate term for what is going on. The Entertainment Industry decries rampant content piracy and how the artists are sufferingContinue reading “A panicked Entertainment Industry and its destructive metaphors”

Metaphors and copyright

I heard about renowned copyright lawyer, William Patry‘s, book Moral Panics and the Copyright Wars on a recent episode of This Week in Law so I went looking for the book on Amazon to see if it is available for my Kindle DX. It turned out that the Kindle version isn’t available to South AfricanContinue reading “Metaphors and copyright”