Last week was Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week, an annual celebration of the important doctrines of fair use and fair dealing. It is designed to highlight and promote the opportunities presented by fair use and fair dealing, celebrate successful stories, and explain these doctrines.
Alvin Benjamin Carter III on Fair Use Week 2020 Tumblr, “Sampling In Cultural Context… in Court: ‘You never thought that hip-hop would take it this far’ ”
Brandon Butler on The Taper, “Fair Use and Biography, A First Draft Interview”
Brandon Butler on The Taper, “Is Sampling Finally Being Recognized as Fair Use? Kinda.”
Kathleen DeLaurenti on Copyright at Harvard Library Blog, “Hacking Fair Use: Making Music Accessible”
Marle McKay on Dalhousie Libraries’ Libvine Blog, “Fair Dealing Week 2020” (five-part series)
Robin Sinn on the Sheridan Libraries and University Museums Blog, “Fair Use Can Be Fun!”
Sarah Hartman-Caverly on the ALA Intellectual Freedom Blog, “From Lawyers to Language Practices: Two Hip-Hop Professors and the Living Legacy of 2 Live Crew”