November 2, 2015

Negotiating Cultural Rights: An International Conference at the University of Copenhagen, November 13-14, 2015

 News from Daniela Carpi, Professor at the University of Verona:

The University of Copenhagen is organizing and will host an international conference on cultural rights based on the reports by Farida Shaheed, current UN Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights. The conference, entitled Negotiating Cultural Rights, will take place November 13-14, 2015. Ms. Shaheed will attend the conference.

During the event, international experts will comment on her reports which deal with intellectual property rights, cultural heritage, and artistic freedom among other issues. Shaheed’s successor as Special Rapporteur, Karima Bennoune, will also be present.

More about the conference program is available here.

Registration: The price for attending the conference is 750 kr. (meals, coffee and the conference dinner are included).

Registration and payment is handled by Conference Manager (

Deadline for registration is 1 November, 2015 (or as long as tickets are available).

Daniela Carpi
Professore Ordinario di Letteratura Inglese  Dipartimento di Lingue e Letterature Straniere  Università di Verona  Lungadige Porta Vittoria n.41
37129 Verona, Italy
Fax: 0039 (0)45 8028729
Tel: 0039 (0)45 8028410

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