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1.52 m of textual records and other material
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Series consists of Adbusters Media Foundation publications and books authored by Kalle Lasn, as well as draft mockups associated with the creation of these publications. Records include copies of Adbusters magazine and its mockups, Big Noise magazine, Culture Jam, Design Anarchy, Meme Wars, the Adbusters Media Literacy Kit, calendars, pamphlets, and posters.
The series has been arranged by the archivist into eight sub-series based on the publication type:
• Adbusters magazine records (sub-series 1).
• Big Noise magazine records (sub-series 2).
• Magazine mockups (sub-series 3).
• Books (sub-series 4).
• Media literacy kit (sub-series 5).
• Calendars (sub-series 6).
• Pamphlets (sub-series 7).
• Posters (sub-series 8).
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The Books (F-300-2-4) sub-series contains translations of Culture Jam and Meme Wars in the languages listed above.
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Access is open with no restrictions.
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Series contains copyright-protected materials and copyright ownership is mixed, with Adbusters holding copyright in some of the materials and third parties in others. For more information, see the note on Terms governing use in the fonds-level description or the general AtoM note on the Archives' practices for managing mixed copyright holdings.
Additional material has been accessioned but not yet processed (as of August 2022). Consult the reference archivist for more information; restrictions may apply. Further accruals are expected.
Includes 166 magazines, 20 calendars, 24 posters, 15 books, and 10 pamphlets.
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