Contemplating Carnival copyright

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Stageside crowd control on Carnival Tuesday evening in 1993 as Peter Minshall’s Donkey Derby crosses the Queen’s Park Savannah stage. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1081 […]

Bashing the Beeb

Reading Time: 5 minutesAbove: A moment of sweet appreciation for Peter Minshall turned out to be sour for me. BitDepth#1049 for July 12, 2016 The moment of capitulation is […]

TTCO’s first copyright shot misfires

Reading Time: 4 minutesIt’s Carnival again and the Trinidad and Tobago Copyright Organisation (TTCO) is back on the beat making bold claims about copyright and collection. But does the […]

‘It’s a party invitation’

Reading Time: 4 minutesAbove: Ferreira’s collaboration with Anya Ayoung-Chee for Tribe. Photo courtesy Laura Ferreira. BitDepth#1008 for September 29, 2015 Late last week, the Internet exploded. That’s a bit […]

Copyright, huh, what is it good for?

Reading Time: 3 minutesBitDepth 946 for July 22 Over the first fourteen hours of the National Seminar on Copyright in the Carnival Industry, I’d had no problems keeping my […]

NCC/WIPO Carnival Copyright consultations

Reading Time: 1 minuteIn cooperation with the The Government of the Republic of The Trinidad and Tobago Intellectual Property Office, The National Carnival Commission of Trinidad and Tobago and […]