Academic Calendar - 2022

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2022
Western Main Campus

Media, Information and Technoculture 3379F/G

ENTERTAINMENT AND THE LAW


Can the law protect artist and audience? Better yet, what are we trying to protect? We will use this perspective to consider legal liability the following contexts: incitement in lyrics, lyrics used as evidence in a criminal case, liability for copyright infringement; invasion of privacy; defamation; and even censorship.

Antirequisite(s): MIT 3431B if taken in 2017-2018, 2018-2019, MIT 3431A if taken in 2020-21.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: MIT