Events from the UCF Department of English.

Thursday, June 23, 2022

  • The “General Library,” or, Media Piracy as Minority Access, Survival, and Relation

    NSC Auditorium: NSC 101 and Virtual

    The global phenomenon of media piracy, in which millions of fans participate routinely, is usually investigated through the lenses of copyright infringement, financial impacts to media industries, and how Global South fans access Global North content. This lecture by Dr. Abigail De Kosnik (UC Berkeley) will focus on fans and pirates in the U.S. who are marginalized because of ethnicity, …