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Nguyen 1 Lily Nguyen Ben Chapin Warren 10B 022 23 April 2009 Assignment 2A Lawrance Lessig in a chapter, “Creators” from Free Culture: The Nature and Future of Creativity ”, expresses his view on the nature of creativity that can arise from using multiple ideas and adding more to it. He uses multiple examples and shows how great things can come out of a single idea as he writes, “Steamboat Willie is a direct cartoon parody of Steamboat Bill, and both are built upon a common song as a source” (23). Lessig wrote, “Disney (or Disney, Inc.) ripped creativity from the culture around him, mixed that creativity with his own extraordinary talent, and then burned that mix into the soul of his culture.” (24). As one can see, he favors and believes this mixing and use of other ideas is a great thing. However, this was possible during a time period in which copyright was not strictly enforced. He seemingly presents a negative aspect of copyright as he writes, nowadays, “to use the copyrighted work in limited ways
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This note was uploaded on 10/07/2009 for the course WCWP 6663523 taught by Professor Bauer during the Spring '09 term at UCSD.

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