Sept 15, 12:30 – 2, Faculty of Law, Solarium, Flavelle House (84 Queens Park)
Innovation Law and Policy Workshop
Mark Rose, Dept of English, UC Santa Barbara
Authors in Court: Stowe v. Thomas (1853)
Mark Rose will be discussing a chapter from his new book, Authors in Court: Scenes from the Theater of Copyright (Harvard UP); http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674048041
The chapter on Stowe v. Thomas (1853) discusses relations between copyright law, race, slavery, and 19th century American literature.
A light lunch will be served.
If interested in getting a copy of the chapter, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and Leah Theriault will send a copy in the campus mail. Please also let Leah know if you are interested in attending, so she has an accurate head count for the lunch.