Category : Events

PAST EVENT: Freedom of Expression Awards 2008: the nominees

The shortlists for the 2008 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards have been finalised. The awards will be presented on 21 April in London The T R Fyvel Book Award The Loser by Fatos Kongoli, Seren. Holy Warriors: A journey into the Heart of Indian Fundamentalism by Edna Fernandes, Portobello The Art of Political Murder: Who killed Bishop Gerardi? by Francisco Goldman, Atlantic Books The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid, Penguin The Guardian Journalism Award Arat Dink (Turkey) Huang Liangtian (China) Iqbal Athas (Sri Lanka) Manana Aslamazyan (Russian Federation) The Bindmans Law and Campaigning Award Lydia Cacho (Mexico) The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (Pakistan) U Gambira (Burma) Yetaai Vs China Telecom (China) The Economist New Media Award AJ Naklasila/Channel 4 New Media / Truevision (UK) Ethio Zagol (Ethiopia) Wikileaks (International / US) Iran Proxy (Iran) The Index Film Award Battle For Haditha Dir: Nick Broomfield, 93 minutes, UK (2007) Ahlam (Dreams) Iraq (2006), 110 Minute Running Time, Language: Arabic, English Sub-Titles Black Gold Dir: Nick Francis and Marc Francis, Running Time: 78 minutes, 12.08 East of Bucharest (A Fost sau n-a fost?) Dir: Corneliu Porumboiu, Romania, 2006 / 89 Mins / In Romanian with English Subtitles

PAST EVENT: For Hrant, for Justice: the ongoing struggle for freedom of expression in Turkey

Documentary screening and panel discussion For Hrant, for Justice: the ongoing struggle for freedom of expression in Turkey 7pm Thursday 28 February 2008 Amnesty International UK – The Human Rights Action Centre

PAST EVENT: Index Events

Index on Censorship hosts a number of events on censorship and free speech issues throughout the year. Remember to check this page for details.