UAB Music Presents Lecture on Fair Use and Copyright AbuseE. Michael Harrington, D.M.A., will present the lecture “Fair Use and Copyright Abuse: How Business and Litigation Are Changing Music Copyright Law and Business Practices” at 7 p.m. Aug. 28, 2013, in University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, 950 13th St. South. The UAB Department of Music event is free and open to the public. Call 205-934-7376 for details.
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Civil Rights Icon Andrew Young to Speak at UABAndrew Young, a civil rights legend and former ambassador to the United Nations, will give a lecture at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. The free, public event will take at 7 p.m. at Bartow Arena, 617 13th St. South.
This lecture is one of several events in the yearlong UAB and City of Birmingham partnership, 50 Years Forward, an ongoing commemoration of the seminal events of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement.
As a young, ordained minister, Andrew Young worked alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to fight for civil and human rights. He was a key strategist and negotiator during the Civil Rights Campaigns in Birmingham and Selma that resulted in the passage Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.