Protecting traditional cultural expressions


07June2018 14:00 - 15:00

PhD defence ceremony

Kelly Breemen investigates the protection of traditional cultural expressions (TCE) of indigenous peoples. She traces the emergence of TCE protection and related issues including unauthorised use, preservation and self-determination, as situated on the margins and intersections of copyright law, cultural heritage law and human rights law.

J.M.  Breemen: Legal Shape-Shifting: On the Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions and Crossing the Boundaries between Copyright, Cultural Heritage and Human Rights Law.


Prof. M.M.M. van Eechoud


Dr T. McGonagle


  • Agnietenkapel

    Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229 - 231 | 1012 EZ Amsterdam
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This event is open to the public.

Published by  University of Amsterdam