Category : Events

Banned Books Week: Whose Voices Are Still Being Censored?

alt informationSharmaine Lovegrove leads a panel discussion taking stock of the commitments to inclusion and representation that have been made in publishing in recent months. This event is part of Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week: Resisting Self-Censorship

alt informationRachel Long, Elif Shafak and Jacqueline Woodson explore what ‘freedom’ means in the culture of traditional publishing. Chaired by Urvashi Butalia and part of Banned Books Week

A Czech Dreambook: Dissent as an Everyday Experience

alt informationJoin us for an evening discussing the Czech banned writer Ludvík Vaculík's compelling portrait of dissident life

Essex Book Festival: The power of protest: Where should we draw the line?

alt informationJoin Observer columnist Kenan Malik, legendary LGBT campaigner Peter Tatchell and artist Stella Odulami for a debate on whether we should stand up for the right to protest. Chaired by Index on Censorship editor-in-chief Rachael Jolley.

This Week at Index: Join our magazine launch party in London

alt informationShake off the post New Year blues with drinks, snacks and debate at our winter magazine launch on the theme of macho leaders and their attempts to silence freedom of expression, on Wednesday 15 January at Google HQ.

Freedom to Publish: What are the new limits and where are they coming from?

alt informationIndex on Censorship chief executive joins panellists including author and Authors’ Club chair Sunny Singh to discuss the threats facing the freedom to publish globally at FutureBook, The Bookseller’s annual publishing conference.

Free Speech is For Me College Tour – University of Delaware

alt informationThe University of Delaware chapter of our Rebels’ Tour of the USA, in partnership with PEN America

Free Speech is For Me College Tour – University of Pennsylvania

alt informationThe University of Pennsylvania chapter of our Rebels’ Tour of the USA, where we highlight that Free Speech is for Everyone

Free Speech is For Me College Tour – Columbia University

alt informationThe Columbia University chapter of our Rebels’ Tour of the USA, where we highlight that Free Speech is for Everyone

Dragon Hall Debates: Surveillance

alt informationAre we being watched? From Facebook, to China, to the FBI and MI5, the ways in which we’re watched – and the question of who is watching us – seem to be omnipresent in the news cycle.

Press Freedom: Old and Emerging Threats

alt informationJoin Index on Censorship chief executive Jodie Ginsberg and a panel at the concluding event of the Society of Editors' 20th anniversary conference in London