n.e.w.s. is a collective online platform for the analysis and development of art-related activity, drawing upon contributions from around the globe, bringing together different voices, accents and outlooks from the North, East, West and South. | Read more..

Whose finger points at the (open source) moon?

TitleWhose finger points at the (open source) moon?
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of PublicationSubmitted
AuthorsJankowicz M
Series Titlen.e.w.s
Keywords* authorship * commons * feminism * intellectual property * open source, Anna Colin, CB MacPherson, Disclosures, FLOSS, Mia Jankowicz, Misia, Nancy Hartshock, NODE.London, Open Congress, Open Source Boob Project, Pipeline, springheel_jack, Stephen Wright, The Diggers, Who Makes And Owns Your Work
Abstract

One of the most notable and essential aspects of open-source cultural values (as informed by FLOSS) is the variety of authorship positions offered in place of the singular author figure that supports the formulation of classical intellectual property discourse. Here I’m speaking particularly in reference to the adoption of open source values and methodologies by the cultural realm; from critical media to contemporary art practice and their dissemination.

URLhttp://northeastwestsouth.net/?q=node/100