About Patricia Aufderheide
Patricia Aufderheide is University Professor of Communication Studies in the School of Communication at American University in Washington DC and founder of the Center for Media and Social Impact, where she continues as Senior Research Fellow.
She is also affiliate faculty in the School of International Service and the History department at American University, and a member of the Film and Media Arts division in the School of Communication.
In 2017, she is a Fulbright Scholar at Queensland University of Technology. Her books include:
- Reclaiming Fair Use: How to Put Balance Back in Copyright (University of
Chicago), with Peter Jaszi
- Documentary: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford), The Daily Planet (University of Minnesota Press)
- Communications Policy in the Public Interest (Guilford Press)
See also Patricia’s piece in the National Business Review “When digital changes everything, copyright might have to change too.”
Patricia’s travel to New Zealand has been paid by the University of Auckland Library.