<div>This 2014 article describes the current lawsuit between the photographer Slater and Wikimedia Commons. </div> www.telegraph.co.uk Wikimedia, the non-profit organisation behind Wikipedia, has refused a photographer&rsquo;s repeated requests to stop distributing his most famous shot for free &ndash; because a monkey pressed the shutter button and should own the copyright
<div>Another article in Newsweek about the topic.</div> www.newsweek.com
<div>After students read the current 2014 lawsuit article with all of the background information and shared some of their thoughts on the topic, I shared this recent (2014) video interview with the photographer whole group.</div><div><br></div><div>Students then processed and accessed additional resources in small groups and discussed their thinking.</div> www.telegraph.co.uk Wikimedia, the non-profit organisation behind Wikipedia, has refused a photographer&rsquo;s repeated requests to stop distributing his most famous shot for free &ndash; because a monkey pressed the shutter button and should own the copyright
<div>The official U.S. Copyright website - FAQs on copyright law</div> copyright.gov The U.S. Copyright Office answers frequently asked questions about copyright, registration, and services.
<div>This is the original 2011 article when David Slater first arrived back from Indonesia with the photo and was interviewed about his story.</div> www.telegraph.co.uk A macaque monkey in Indonesia took a camera from a wildlife photographer before snapping himself in a variety of poses.
<div>David Slater's website, where he explained his side of the story.</div> www.djsphotography.co.uk
<div>I tweeted out some student comments and reflections using #MonkeySelfieDebate</div> twitter.com The latest Tweets on #monkeyselfiedebate. Read what people are saying and join the conversation.
<div>If a monkey snaps a selfie in the forest, who owns the copyright? Read the attached articles and make a stand! You'll get to vote in a poll (on Canvas) at the end of class after reviewing all of the evidence.</div>
<div>What else are you wondering? What other info could you search to help you justify your claim?</div> google.com
<div>Go back to Canvas now and take a stand! Vote in the poll, then click Reply on the post and justify your choice.</div> www.mrskarpiuk.com
<div>The image on Wikimedia Commons</div> commons.wikimedia.org
<div>Article defending Wikimedia's side of the story on The New Yorker</div> www.newyorker.com When a macaque takes a selfie, who owns the photograph?