Eva Hemmungs Wirtén

eva[dot]hemmungs[dot]wirten[at]liu[dot]se

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 "The Patent and the Paper: a Few Thoughts on Late Modern Science and Intellectual Property." Culture Unbound 7 (4) 2015: 600-609.

"The Pasteurization of Marie Curie: a (Meta)Biographical Experiment," Social Studies of Science 45:4 (2015) 597-610.

"The Instability of Intellectual Property," Editorial with Martin Fredriksson and Marianne Dahlén for the special ISHTIP Issue of Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property 5:3 (2015) resulting from the 2014 ISHTIP workshop at Uppsala University. Available for download here. 

"The Commons, Old and New: From Land Use to Information Sharing," La Vie des Idées/Books and Ideas, June 17, 2013. Published in French as ”Passé et présent des biens communs. De l’utilisation des terres au partage d’informations” on September 17, 2013.

”Swedish Fansubbers Call Off Strike! Fan-to-Fan Piracy, Translation, and the Primacy of Authorization." In Amateur Media: Social, Cultural and Legal Perspectives. Eds. Dan Hunter, Ramon Lobato, Megan Richardson and Julian Thomas. Routledge, 2012. 

“Of Plants, Pills, and Patents: Circulating Knowledge,” In Intellectual Property and Emerging Biotechnologies, eds. Matthew Rimmer and Alison McLennan. Edward Elgar, 2012. Link to Amazon.

Visualizing Copyright, Seeing Hegemony: Towards a Meta-Critique of Intellectual Property.” In Cutting Across Media: Appropriation Art, Interventionist Collage, and Copyright Law, eds.  Kembrew McLeod and Rudolf Kuenzli. Duke University Press, 2011. 

Cosmopolitan Copyright: Law and Language in the Translation Zone. Meddelanden från Institutionen för ABM vid Uppsala universitet; 4, 2011.

 "A Diplomatic Salto Mortale: Translation Trouble in Berne, 1884-86,Book History 2011.

Cuando lo lícito se vuelve ilícito: sobre los derechos de autor, creatividad y política cultural,” in Industrias culturales. El modelo nórdico como referencia para España, eds. Mariano Cebrián Herreros, Javier Maestro Bäcksbacka, Ángel L. Rubio Moraga. Zamora: Communicación Social, 2011.

"Colonial Copyright, Postcolonial Publics: the Berne Convention and the 1967 Stockholm Diplomatic Conference Revisited" in SCRIPTed: A Journal of Law, Technology & Society, December 2010 (7) 3.

Maurizio Borghi, Indranath Gupta and Eva Hemmungs Wirtén. ”Reusing Copyrighted Material in User-Generated Content,” Deliverable D26 in the COUNTER-project. Available from the COUNTER website.

Mashing-up Culture: the Rise of User-Generated Content. Proceedings from the COUNTER workshop Mashing-up Culture, Uppsala University, May 13-14, 2009. Meddelanden från Institutionen för ABM vid Uppsala universitet; 2, 2009.

“Translation and Copyright: the Transmission of the Law.” MIT 6, Stone and Papyrus, Storage and Transmission. MIT, April 24-26, 2009 

"Inventing F David: Authoring Translation" and "The Death of the Author and the Killing of Books: Assault by Machine." Chapter Two and Three in No Trespassing: Authorship, Intellectual Property Rights and the Boundaries of Globalization (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004). Don't forget: Notes to both chapters.

"Kulturell mjukvara: om globaliseringens sociala teknologier." i Globalisering och kultur, red. Anne Kolmodin. Institutet för tillväxtpolitiska studier, 2008:014, s. 27-40.

"När rätt blir fel: om upphovsrätt, kreativitet och kulturpolitik." I Kultursverige 2009. (Linköping: Sörlins Förlag, 2008), 69-73.

"’Don’t Fence Me In’: Travels in the Public Domain” New Directions in Copyright Law, vol 6. Ed. Fiona Macmillan. (London: Edward Elgar, 2007).

The Global Market 1970-2000: Producers,” Blackwell Companion to the History of the Book. Eds. Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose (London: Blackwells, 2007).

”Libratory Law: the (Un)Making of Knowledge, 1976-2006.” Creativity, Ownership, and Collaboration in the Digital Age, 5th Media in Transition Conference, MIT, April 27-29 2007.

”Litteraturens Lag: att forska om upphovsrätt (tvärvetenskapligt)". Tidskrift för Litteraturvetenskap, 3-4, 2006.

"McLuhan och maskinen: fotokopiatorn, informationssamhället och användarrätten." Dædalus 2006. Tekniska Museets Årsbok årgång 74.

“Out of Sight and Out of Mind: On the Cultural Hegemony of Intellectual Property (Critique)” Cultural Studies, vol 20:2-3, 2006.

"Life, Liberty and the Relentless Pursuit of Ownership: On the "Americanization" of Intellectual Property Rights." American Studies in Scandinavia, vol 35:2 (Autumn 2003).

"Fences and Wide-Open Spaces: Cultural Policy and Globalization." Nordic Journal of Cultural Policy vol 3:2, 1999.

"They Seek It Here, They Seek It There, They Seek It Everywhere: Looking for the Global Book." Canadian Journal of Communication, Vol 23, no. 2, 1998.

Global Infatuation: Explorations in Transnational Publishing and Texts. The Case of Harlequin Enterprises and Sweden, is my 1998 dissertation about Harlequin Enterprises and Sweden. It can be downloaded in full text as pdf here, but you are welcome to e-mail me directly if you would like a hard copy of the book.