A large number of leading Turkish writers, including the chairman of the Writers Union, Aziz Nesin, are on trial in Istanbul and face long prison sentences, if convicted. 56 Turkish intellectuals are also in danger of imprisonment for having signed a petition to the President of the Republic demanding an end to censorship.
Turkey: Hasan Can, Aziz Nesin
Iran: Hushang Mehr-Ayin
Togo: Jean-Baptiste Dosse Placca
Great Britain: Nigel WilliamsSee the full table of contents at Sage Publishing
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