Law and Legal

"Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, and the Public Domain"

Robert Spoo

About the Program

Robert Spoo talks about the clashes between authors, publishers, and literary pirates over copyrights going back to 1790 and discusses how these clashes have shaped the copyright laws we have today.  Prof. Spoo spoke at the University of Tulsa College of Law in Oklahoma.    

About the Authors

Robert Spoo

Robert Spoo is Chapman Distinguished Chair at the University of Tulsa College of Law.  He is the author of "James Joyce and the Language of History" and the co-editor of "Ezra and Dorothy Pound: Letters in Captivity, 1945-1946." 


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"Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, and the Public Domain"

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, December 8th at 6am (ET)
  • Monday, November 11th at 1:45am (ET)
  • Saturday, November 2nd at 2:30pm (ET)
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