Chinese propaganda posters and the thorny issue of copyright

Just popping by to mention that BICC has published a blog post by me on the thorny issue of Chinese propaganda posters and copyright, based on research I have been doing during my three month postdoc at the British Library.  I was surprised by the advice we were given with reference to digitisation and public access, which has implications for collections worldwide.

Image courtesy of takomabibelot and used under a Creative Commons license.

 

 

2 Comments Add yours

  1. john says:

    Does maybe the exempt of all Chinese government and judicial documents, and their official translations, from copyright also apply to propaganda posters?

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