This book examines three categories of disputes between authors and their fans: the fans' use of copyrighted characters, online publication of fiction resembling copyright work, and in the case of J.K. Rowling and a fansite webmaster, a dispute over the compiling of a reference work detailing an author's fictional universe. Discussing fan works from a number of countries including the United States, Brazil, China, India and Russia, Fan Fiction and Copyright advances the understanding of fan fiction as transformative use and points the way toward a qsafe harbourq for fan fiction.Other fan works are sillier, such as the Potter Puppet Pals puppet skit aThe Mysterious Ticking Noise.a32 In the skit, Hogwarts Professor ... The noise turns out to be a bomb, which explodes, blowing the puppets to shreds. Lord Voldemort thenanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fan Fiction and Copyright|
|Author||:||Professor Aaron Schwabach|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-02-28|