Learn about copyright and the fashion industry at ted.com – click Johanna’s name below to go directly to the fifteen minute video.
Ted.com, whose slogan is Ideas Worth Spreading, hosts “riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world”.
“Johanna Blakley studies the impact of mass media and entertainment on our world.”
“Copyright law’s grip on film, music and software barely touches the fashion industry … and fashion benefits in both innovation and sales, says Johanna Blakley. At TEDxUSC 2010, she talks about what all creative industries can learn from fashion’s free culture.”
If you still have a moment, drop into Johanna’s ReadytoShare.org website to learn more. “The Ready to Share project explores the fashion industry’s enthusiastic embrace of sampling, appropriation and borrowed inspiration, core components of every creative process.”