MUS 342 Music of South Africa

MUS 342 Music in Indonesia

MUS 385J Music and Modernity in Indonesia

MUS 385J Auditory Culture

MUS 385J Music and Popular Culture in South Africa

MUS 385J Repetition

MUS 385J Music and Intellectual Property Law

The privatization of culture – of symbols, places, names and practices – has reached untold levels. The confrontation between the advanced economies of the West and the developing world is no longer confined to access to natural resources, but increasingly involves questions of intellectual property. The course is an introduction to this debate. The focus is on copyright, authorship, digital cultural production, intangible heritage and music. (course syllabus)