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Re: [Nettime-nl] FW: [Communia] Happy Public Domain Day 2010!
Hay (Husky) on Sun, 10 Jan 2010 23:38:00 +0100 (CET)


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Re: [Nettime-nl] FW: [Communia] Happy Public Domain Day 2010!


Zie ook dit persbericht van Wikimedia UK:

http://blog.wikimedia.org.uk/2009/12/wikipedia-celebrates-public-domain-day-on-1st-january/

Onder andere de werken van Alfons Mucha, Sigmund Freud en William
Butler Yeats zijn dit jaar in het publieke domein gekomen.

Groet,
-- Hay Kranen

On Fri, Jan 1, 2010 at 4:49 PM, Maarten Brinkerink
<mbrinkerink {AT} beeldengeluid.nl> wrote:
> FYI
>
> ------ Doorgestuurd bericht
> Van: bernardo parrella <berny {AT} cybermesa.com>
> Datum: Thu, 31 Dec 2009 17:13:41 -0700
> Aan: <communia {AT} lists.communia-project.eu>
> Onderwerp: [Communia] Happy Public Domain Day 2010!
>
> January 1st is Public Domain Day 2010
>
> While New Year's Day is an occasion for great celebrations worldwide, we
> shouldn't forget another special reason to celebrate January 1st: Public
> Domain Day! In several countries, this day marks the expiration of copyright
> protection terms on creative works produced by authors who died several
> decades earlier (1939, for this 01/01/2010). Therefore in certain
> jurisdictions such works enter the Public Domain, and their content is no
> longer owned or controlled by anyone but it rather becomes available for
> anyone to freely use for any purpose. In other words, on each year's January
> 1st an impressive wealth of knowledge, information and beauty becomes freely
> available to humankind.
>
> To celebrate this occasion, COMMUNIA is promoting a new website devoted to
> Public Domain Day: http://www.publicdomainday.org. This project aims at
> increasing the public awareness of this celebration and educating about the
> Public Domain concept and its potentialities for spreading culture and
> knowledge worldwide. The website is particularly focused on this Public
> Domain Day 2010, providing useful resources and a detailed list of authors
> and artists entering the Public Domain in several countries.
> Happy Public Domain Day 2010!
>
>
> More info:
> http://communia-project.eu/node/355
> http://www.publicdomainday.org
>
>
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> Feel free to forward this announcement wherever appropriate.
>
> For any inquiries or information: <press at communia-project.eu>
>
> Communia - The European Thematic Network on the Digital Public Domain
> http://communia-project.eu/
>
> Contact: http://communia-project.eu/contacts
>
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