It's a term that jiscmail uses. It just means that you run it.
Copyright, as I think is clear in the list message (R and I ought to
check it) always remains with the authors.
If you want to "own" a list, Roger, just set one up using one of the
many free message boards around the web.
On 10/26/06, Roger Day <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> how can one own a poetry list? and I quote from the usage mail that
> welcomed me back:
> while Poetryetc is owned by Alison Croggon ([log in to unmask]).
> and what does it mean for the copyright of the messages and poems that
> I send to the list?
> Suspicion breeds confidence
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