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Copyright Criminals

COPYRIGHT CRIMINALS: THIS IS A SAMPLING SPORT

Film Screening with Co-Producer Kembrew McLeod (in Person)

Thursday April 30, 6 - 8 p.m., Main Library 66

This is a film about music sampling, art, and copyright law. It tells a story about how media industries regulated hip hop and how hip hop artists like Public Enemy, De La Soul, and Digital Underground resisted them.

Kembrew McLeod is a filmmaker and Associate Professor of Communication Studies at the University of Iowa

http://copyrightcriminals.com/

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