Illegal Literature: Toward a Disruptive Creativity by David S. Roh
English | Dec. 31, 2015 | ISBN: 081669575X | 200 Pages | PDF | 3.03 MB
What is the cultural value of illegal works that violate the copyrights of popular fiction? Why do they persist despite clear and stringent intellectual property laws? Drawing on the disciplines of new media, law, and literary studies, Illegal Literature suggests that extralegal works such as fan fiction are critical to a system that spurs the evolution of culture.