Literaturwerkstatt (Kulturbrauerei)
Knaackstr. 97
10435 Berlin

10:30 – 11:00

Opening and Introduction

11:00 – 12:00 Keynote (1)

Ramon Lobato (Melbourne):
“Between Formal and Informal Media Economies: The Instrumentality of Piracy”

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 15:00 Papers

Volker Grassmuck (Berlin):
“A Proposal for Legalising Small-Scale Physical Copyright Piracy: Book Publishing, Video Films and Music in Developing Countries”

Ferdinand Mbecha (Berlin):
“Bootlegged Aesthetics? The Hollywood Intertext in Nollywood Videos”

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee

15:30 – 17:00 Papers

Nitin Govil (San Diego):
“When Hollywood Was New”

Satish Poduval (Hyderabad):
“Hacking and Difference: Reflections on Authorship in the Postcolonial Pirate Domain”

Evening – Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Worldtronics Festival for global electronic music (special focus: Ghana)

December 2nd  / December 3rd / December 4th