Property in the Job or Property in the Work? The Hollywood Talents Guilds, Technological Displacement, and the Development of the Re-Use Right


Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 316, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Matt Stahl is an Assistant Professor of Information and Media Studies at the University of Western Ontario, where he is also a member of the Digital Labour Research Group; his PhD in Communication was awarded by the University of California, San Diego in 2006. Stahl's research focuses on creative labour in the cultural industries. His forthcoming monograph, Unfree Masters: Recording Artists and the Politics of Work (Duke University Press, 2013) examines the representation and regulation of recording artists' creative labour and property.

Coffee, cookies, and fruits will be served. Everyone welcome.

Please confirm participation with Mr. Francis Lord at francis.lord [at]

This activity was accredited for 1.5 hour of CLE by the Barreau du Québec (no. 10058290).