How do you feel having all your memes, blogposts, private videos filtered by a European censorship machine? How do you feel when you cannot make copies of your own cultural content? How does copyright affect freedom of expression in our daily lives? And most importantly, what can we do together in order to change this situation where multinationals speak on behalf of authors and limit our fundamental rights?
The European Union (EU) is currently reforming its copyright legislation. Such reforms are rare, their effects intended to last for many years, with their consequences having a direct impact on the lives of all individuals.
European Digital Rights (EDRi), Communia and Wikimedia are organising a series of workshops on the European copyright reform, its challenges, dangers and opportunities. The Slovenian edition of the School of Rock(ing) EU Copyright takes place in Ljubljana on 22-23 September 2017, and is organised in cooperation with Inštitut za intelektualno lastnino.
Find out more here: https://edri.org/sorc2017