TITLE: Anxieties of Authorship & Ownership: Intellectual Property, Indigenous Collections & Decolonial Futures
SPEAKER: Jane Anderson
EVENT DATE: 04/03/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 71 minutes
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Jane Anderson discussed the philosophical and practical problems for intellectual property law and the protection of Indigenous/traditional knowledge resources and cultural heritage.
Speaker Biography: Jane Anderson has worked on a number of policy proposals for the protection of traditional knowledge and cultural expressions. These include developing a framework for an international alternative dispute resolution/mediation service for intellectual property and Indigenous knowledge disputes, international guidelines for cultural institutions with Indigenous collections, and the development of site-specific intellectual property protocols to assist local communities enhance and support already existing knowledge-management practices.
SERIES: Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series