We would like to share some articles that we find fascinating. As you can imagine, they tend to relate to copyright, art, and contemporary culture.
Martha Rans at Toronto Copyright Townhall, 2009: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MRxwLpTV5LY
Copyright Criminals documentary trailer, or click for the full documentary. Official website: http://www.copyrightcriminals.com/. Copyright Criminals examines the creative and commercial value of musical sampling, including the related debates over artistic expression, copyright law, and (of course) money.
The Future of Music Coalition – a national (US) non-profit organization that works to ensure a diverse musical culture where artists flourish, are compensated fairly for their work, and where fans can find the music they want.
Performance, Place, and Politics: a blog about the local/global interfaces of audience and event.
Performing Vancouver: a blog archive for ENGL 468W at SFU
Plank Magazine: Spanking the Ass of Culture
RealTime Arts: Australia’s critical guide to international contemporary arts
VancouverPlays: Vancouver’s arts & culture website providing reviews, previews, news & more