IIPC Debate 73
Mon 11 May, 2-4 pm, Mikro Auditorium (Kiinanmyllykatu 13, Turku)
IIPC Visiting Professor Gil Rodman (University of Minnesota)
Lions and Writers and Birds, Oh My!: The Racialized Biases of Copyright
Gil Rodman is Associate Professor of Communication Studies at the University of Minnesota, US. He is the author of Why Cultural Studies? (Wiley Blackwell, 2015), Elvis After Elvis (Routledge, 1996), editor of The Race and Media Reader (Routledge, 2014), and co-editor of Race in Cyberspace (Routledge, 2000). He is currently working on two book projects: an introduction to the work of Stuart Hall, and a racial history of copyright in the US. In April-May 2015 he has been affiliated to University of Turku as an IIPC Visiting Professor.