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Politics And Hip-Hop Are Doing A Mash-Up

Publication Date: 
June 25, 2007
Source: 
Newsweek
Author: 
Steven Levy

Professor Lawrence Lessig is quoted in Steven Levy's "Technologist" column in Newsweek. Levy describes the copyright issues of Gregg Gillis, a digital hip-hop artist who "mashes up" the music of others to create songs:

... "The existing system means [he] can't create," says cyberlaw expert Lawrence Lessig.