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Author Schur, Richard L.

Title Parodies of ownership : hip-hop aesthetics and intellectual property law / Richard L. Schur.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press : University of Michigan Library, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  346.0482 Sch86p 2009    ---  Available
Description xiv, 236 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-226) and index.
Contents From chattel to intellectual property : legal foundations of African American cultural critique -- Critical race theory, signifyin', and cultural ownership -- Defining hip-hop aesthetics -- Claiming ownership in the post--civil rights era -- "Fair use" and the circulation of racialized texts -- "Transformative uses" : parody and memory -- From invisibility to erasure? The consequences of hip-hop aesthetics.
Subject African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Intellectual property -- United States.
Hip-hop -- Influence.
African Americans in popular culture.
ISBN 9780472070602 (cloth : alk. paper)
0472070606 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780472050604 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0472050605 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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