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

Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Location: 
The Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto

Time: 6:30 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Cost: Free!

February 26 - March 3, 2012 marks Freedom to Read Week!

The Book and Periodical Council invites you to join us at the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto, for our annual celebration.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS:

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!

To RSVP, contact publicity@thebpc.ca

For more information on Freedom to Read Week, and events happening across the country, visit freedomtoread.ca, add Freedom to Read Week on Facebook, or follow @Freedom_to_Read on Twitter.