Date: Fri, 29 Sep 1995 08:15:37 -0400 From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Re: What Can You Do with a Degree in X >Wayne: > >I'd check about that copyright. When I've written for the papers I've >always been told I retain the copyright, even tho it can be construed as >work for hire. When I reprint something, my editors always want a letter >from the paper granting permission. But when the paper is asked for >permission to reprint by someone else, they refer the petitioner to me. > >Dennis My only experience with reprinting concerned an article I wrote about a conference on La3amon's _Brut_ in Germany. Since the anthology of La3amon articles was not likely to make a profit, the newspaper editor saw no reason to make a formal request for permission from the parent company to reprint. Wayne Glowka Professor of English Director of Research and Graduate Student Services Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]