Category : Events

Risks, rights and reputations: challenging a risk averse culture

alt informationThis vital half-day training for CEOs and chairs of trustees supports arts and cultural organisations to handle difficult subjects and sensitive stories to deliver the best work possible

President Erdoğan to visit UK: Join the #FreeTurkeyMedia protest

alt informationTurkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will be visiting the UK for official meetings from 13-15 May. Join us for a protest outside the Turkish Embassy in London calling for the release of Turkey's imprisoned journalists.

Uncensored: Banned and censored plays

alt informationFrom Molière’s Tartuffe in 1664 to Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti’s Behtzi in 2004, governments and theatres alike have prevented the performance of play texts for political, social and cultural reasons.

Index at the Hay Festival

alt informationJoin Index on Censorship magazine editor Rachael Jolley for two panels at Hay Festival 2018.

Vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia

alt informationOn 16 April, we will be holding a vigil at Malta House in London to mark six months since Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder and to continue calls for justice. 

The Silk Road meets the Soviet Union

alt informationJoin Uzbek journalist Hamid Ismailov and Donald Rayfield as they speak to journalist Rosie Goldsmith about Ismailov's new book The Devils' Dance -- masterful marriage of contemporary international fiction and the Central Asian literary traditions. With a short introduction by Jemimah Steinfeld, deputy editor of Index on Censorship.

Subverting Censorship

alt informationCelebrate fifty years since the abolishment of theatre censorship in Britain and the Hays Code in American cinema.