Copy This

Copy This
The Copy This Podcast is hosted by Kirby Ferguson…
Copyright Drives the Beat of Social Justice
Apr 26 • 10 min
The latest episode of Copy This will have you humming along to classic melodies by the Beatles, and more current rhythmic jives to help introduce listeners to the role copyright law plays in enabling social justice movements. While many may think about…
Fair Use: You Use It More Than You Realize
Feb 21 • 9 min
If it is February, it is time to commemorate the importance of Fair Use. This week, Re:Create is proud to take part in the Association of Research Library’s annual Fair Use Week. While those of us at Re:Create recognize just how important and prevalent…
Notice and Takedown: Leave It Be
Feb 2 • 11 min
Is it time to change our nation’s copyright law? In the third episode of Copy This, host Kirby Ferguson talks with Stanford Law Professor Mark Lemley, about the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Despite all that has changed since the passage of 1998 law,…
A New Era at the Copyright Office
Jan 19 • 9 min
Host Kirby Ferguson talks with Re:Create’s Executive Director Joshua Lamel about the U.S. Copyright Office’s past, present and future, its challenges and critics, and its role in the digital age.
What Star Wars Can Teach Us About Copyright
Dec 7, 2016 • 8 min
Released on December 8, Episode I features a conversation between host Kirby Ferguson and journalist and science fiction author Cory Doctorow as they examine where copyright is working, where it isn’t, and what changes are needed to catch up to the…