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Censored Then and Now: The Politics of News Media from WWII to the Digital Age

February 28, 2012 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

| Free

Award-winning Canadian journalist, best-selling author and historian
Mark Bourrie,
author of The Fog of War: Censorship of Canada’s Media in World War Two

~ in conversation with ~

Critically-acclaimed novelist, journalist, censored author and activist
Susan Swan,
author of The Wives of Bath, The Biggest Modern Woman of the World.

The evening will also feature the announcement of the winner of the 2012 Freedom to Read Award, presented by the Writers’ Union of Canada.

Join us at the Gladstone Hotel to celebrate Freedom to Read Week 2012!

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Time: 6:30 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Location: 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto
Cost: Free!

To RSVP, contact publicity@thebpc.ca

Go to www.freedomtoread.ca, add Freedom to Read Week on Facebook, or follow @Freedom_to_Read on Twitter for information about events happening across the country.

Details

Date:
February 28, 2012
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Gladstone Hotel
1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON
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Organizer

Book and Periodical Council
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Website:
www.theBPC.ca