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March 8
  • Unspeakable

UNSPEAKABLE

Banned Books, Difficult Words, Taboos
An image of a man with gaffer tape over his mouth

Venue:

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park
Colchester, CO4 3SQ United Kingdom
Tickets:
£5
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Essex Book Festival and Index on Censorship invite you to join them for UNSPEAKABLE: a day of challenging and illuminating conversations, performance, exhibitions and workshops hosted by the University of Essex, that explores historic and contemporary issues of censorship, no-platforming, freedom of speech, and taboos.

Index on Censorship is a not-for-profit organisation that publishes work by censored writers and artists, and campaigns on freedom of expression worldwide.

indexoncensorship.org

 

OVERVIEW OF EVENTS

12.00 – 1.00pm | Banned Books (Exhibition & Presentation)
1.30 – 2.30pm | The Burning Question
3.30 – 4.30pm | The Play’s The Thing: What Happens When Theatre Gets Censored
7.00 – 8.00pm | Dean Atta (Performance/Q&A)

CONNECTED EVENTS

THU 7 MARCH | 7.30pm | Medea Electronica (link to Lakeside Theatre website)
THU 14 MARCH | 7.30pm | Orlando (link to Lakeside Theatre website)

 

 

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Venue

University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park
Colchester, CO4 3SQ United Kingdom
01206 873333