Intellectual Property Issues Strike…At the Heart of the Steelpan

Show simple item record Rampersad, Dr. Kris en_US
dc.contributor.other The University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago en_US 2015-09-21T17:00:38Z 2015-09-21T17:00:38Z 31-Jul-11 en_US
dc.identifier B10 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Rampersad, Dr Kris. "Intellectual Property Issues Strike…At the Heart of the Steelpan." Sunday Guardian. 31 Jul. 2011: B10. Print. en_US
dc.description.abstract In Trinidad and Tobago intellectual property issues have plagued the steel pan since most of the development of the steelpan resides unrecorded within oral and traditional knowledge. There have been some contestations of over the ownership of the steelpan, its music and the processes of manufacturing and tuning with claimants from outside of the region filing patents on various aspects of the steelpan design and tuning processes. en_US
dc.publisher Sunday Guardian en_US
dc.rights ©Trinidad Guardian Newspapers. This material is protected under Copyright Act of Trinidad and Tobago. You may use the digitized material for private study, scholarship, or research. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Intellectual property -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Steel bands (Music) -- Trinidad and Tobago -- History en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Musical inventions and patents en_US
dc.subject.other Steel drum (Musical instrument) -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.title Intellectual Property Issues Strike…At the Heart of the Steelpan en_US

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