Posts tagged copyright

copyright of ideas

June 30, 2015, 11:43 p.m. ideas , copyright , plagiarism

    When a person, still wet behind the years, yet who probably believes himself to be the greatest writer-to-be of the 21st century, is worried that a highly respected, very senior author could steal his ideas, it turns the whole concept of copyright and plagiarism upside down. A creative ...

i copy therefore i am

July 27, 2011, 8:23 a.m. copying , copyright , creative commons

The Art of Copying, a Fundamental part of Life   “Man is an idiot. He doesn’t know how to do anything without copying, without imitating, without plagiarizing, without aping.” Augusto Roa Bastos, (1913-2005), noted Paraguayan novelist had said. “…copying is pervasive in contemporary culture….co ...