Transnational Piracy Research in Practice: A Roundtable Interview with Joe Karaganis, John Cross, Olga Sezneva and Ravi Sundaram

Television and New Media, 2012

17 Pages Posted: 28 Oct 2011  

Ramon Lobato

Swinburne University of Technology

Julian Thomas

Swinburne University of Technology

Date Written: October 20, 2011

Abstract

This is a transcript of an interview conducted with key contributors to the recently published report Media Piracy in Emerging Economies (Social Science Research Council, 2011). Topics discussed include: the challenges of researching pirate networks at ground level; the politics of comparison in transnational media research; the relations between academic analysis, activism, lobbying and policy; and future directions for the 'copyright wars' debates.

Keywords: piracy, informality, copyright, enforcement, research methods

Suggested Citation

Lobato, Ramon and Thomas, Julian, Transnational Piracy Research in Practice: A Roundtable Interview with Joe Karaganis, John Cross, Olga Sezneva and Ravi Sundaram (October 20, 2011). Television and New Media, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1950482

Ramon Lobato (Contact Author)

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Julian Thomas

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