Skip to main content
placeholder image

Copyright Law, Readers and Authors in Colonial Australia

Journal Article


Abstract


  • This article begins an exploration of the impact of copyright law on literary culture in nineteenth-century Australia. It focuses on the effects of imperial copyright law on colonial readers in the first half of the nineteenth century and its influence on the development of domestic copyright law in the Australian colonies.

UOW Authors


Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • S. Ailwood & M. Sainsbury, 'Copyright Law, Readers and Authors in Colonial Australia' (2014) 14 (3) Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature 1-15.

Number Of Pages


  • 14

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 15

Volume


  • 14

Issue


  • 3

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • This article begins an exploration of the impact of copyright law on literary culture in nineteenth-century Australia. It focuses on the effects of imperial copyright law on colonial readers in the first half of the nineteenth century and its influence on the development of domestic copyright law in the Australian colonies.

UOW Authors


Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • S. Ailwood & M. Sainsbury, 'Copyright Law, Readers and Authors in Colonial Australia' (2014) 14 (3) Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature 1-15.

Number Of Pages


  • 14

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 15

Volume


  • 14

Issue


  • 3

Place Of Publication


  • Australia