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Beyond Censorship: Power, Silencing and Resistance

September 28, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm BST

Free

When: Friday 28 September, 7-9pm
Where: Lady Violet Room, National Liberal Club, Whitehall Place SW1A 2HE (Directions)
Tickets: Free. Registration required via Eventbrite

Please join the Authors’ Club, Media Diversified, the Jhalak Prize and Index on Censorship for a discussion of the ways in which dissenting voices are structurally silenced and the many ways of resistance.

A distinguished panel of writers will share their own experiences and works on how institutions and structures operate in subtle legal ways to silence voices that are considered discomfiting, challenging and dangerous as well as ways in which contemporary writing and publishing continues to find ways of resisting such unofficial forms of censorship.

Venue

Lady Violet Room, National Liberal Club
1 Whitehall Place, Westminster
London, SW1A 2HE United Kingdom
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Website:
http://www.nlc.org.uk/club/lady-violet-room