‘Nora Slonimsky on Colonial Copyright’

“In this episode, Nora Slonimsky, Gardiner Assistant Professor of History at Iona College, discusses her draft article ‘Oil, Elephant Bones, and an Act of Parliament: Mapping America’s Earliest Copyright Claim’. Slonimsky begins by explaining how copyright worked in 18th century England and colonial America. She describes the effort of one American mapmaker to claim a copyright in a popular map …” (audio)

[Ipse Dixit, Season 1, Episode 548 (29 April)]

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