What Matters Who Writes? What Matters Who Responds?

Andrea Lunsford, Rebecca Rickly, Michael Salvo, and Susan West

As has become even more clear to me since I wrote the presentation, the commodification everywhere apparent in late capitalist economy is at work on the Net and looks to be increasing. In the December issue of Wired  magazine, Marc Andreessen (22-year-old multi-millionaire creator of Netscape ) calls the Internet, " more than anything else. . .a platform for entrepreneurial activities." Yep. And that's why the copyright wars are heating up to boiling point.

Postmodern (un)grounding * Collaboration * Copy(w)right/Ownership * Possible Futures

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