Copyright Law and Public Domain: How they affect Native Communities


In this video, Jane Anderson, Assistant Professor in Anthropology and Museum Studies at New York University, provides a definition for copyright law and public domain, discusses how they work in practice, and how they affect Native communities and their collections. This video was recorded during the pre-ATALM SHN Workshop "Developing Tools to Navigate Intellectual Property and Protect Cultural Heritage," held in Washington, DC on September 10, 2015.