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Resolved: I Will Promote Free Culture

December 29, 2012


New Year’s resolution time: In 2013 I’m going to change my approach to the way I teach students about copyright, fair use, and cultural works in general. It’s going to be a subtle shift: from a “let’s examine the prohibitions” mindset to a “let’s examine your freedoms” mindset. Like most teachers, I’ve been pretty good […]

A Beginner’s Guide to the Free Music Archive

June 28, 2012


The Free Music Archive is a terrific resource for creators who want to find music they can confidently use in their videos or other projects (and also just for listening). The FMA specializes in music that has been “pre-cleared for certain types of uses that would otherwise be prohibited by copyright laws that were not […]