Copyright's Wrong Turn
Submitted by Bibliofuture on April 15, 2010 - 10:32pm
Call it the Magna Carta of copyright – England's Statute of Anne was born 300 years ago this weekend and, for the first time in history, conferred upon authors certain rights to the work. Unfortunately, says Duke Law School professor James Boyle, modern copyright law has strayed far from Anne's original intent. Listen to full piece here.