Popular Music Research Unit, Department of Music, Goldsmiths, University of London:
“Copy / CTRL”
8th May 2015 (10:30 – 5:00) – Room 137, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, New Cross SE14 6NW
A one day symposium supported by the Popular Music Research Unit, Department of Music, Goldsmiths, University of London.
This symposium addresses the tensions between copying and copyright control, and asks what concepts like originality, creativity and invention mean in the 21st century.
This symposium brings together academics, musicians and music industry figures to discuss these issues.
John Street, Professor of Politics, University of East Anglia
Ananay Aguilar, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, University of Cambridge
Adam Behr, researcher and musician
Tom Farncombe, Managing Editor, Music Sales Group
Ian Gardiner, Composer and Senior Lecturer in Music, Goldsmiths
Issie Barratt, Composer, performer and educator
Vicki Bennett, DJ and multi-media artist, People Like Us
Guy Baron, songwriter-producer
Entry to the symposium and launch are free, no need to book or register.