Follett Lecture featuring Mary Minow

Date(s): 
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Martin Recital Hall

Mary Minow, Dominican UniversityMary Minow, 2013-14 Follett Chair, will present the annual Follett Lecture on April 29, 2014, titled "The Right to Control? Writing and Publishing Religious Works." The Lecture will take place at 6 p.m. and will be followed by a reception. This event is free to attend, but registration is required.

The world of copyright can be complicated. What is the relationship between content and control? When is it okay to digitize for public consumption? Who owns what? Minow will examine these questions, with special insights from Sr. Janet Welsh, O.P., Director of the McGreal Center for Dominican Historical Studies.

Presenter Bio: Mary Minow is currently the holder of the Follett Chair in Library and Information Science at Dominican University.  She was appointed by President Obama to the National Museum and Library Services Board. She manages the Stanford Copyright and Fair Use website and founded the Library Law blog. In addition, she serves on the board of the Electronic Privacy Information Center, as well as the board of the Freedom to Read Foundation.