The New Yorker explains the way James Joyce’s grandson, controller of all Joyce’s works which are under copyright, regularly uses that fact to abuse and exploit James Joyce scholars.
It’s a more interesting story than the usual “author’s estate copyright-holder” situation, which is just massive financial extortion. The Joyce-whelp adds insult, threat, and abuse to all that. Via Metafilter.
These things are just going to get worse as copyright terms are extended and extended and extended for the sake of Disney and such….