BPC Bulletin: Freedom of Speech in the Arts: Voices from the Left
On February 18, 2019, just before Freedom to Read Week, a panel of self-described left-wing artists, academics and activists participated in a panel discussion at the Institute for the Humanities at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia. The title of the event: Freedom of Speech in the Arts: Voices from the Left.
The discussion, which lasted almost two hours, was recorded on video and posted on YouTube on March 12, 2019:
Moderator: Carmen Aguirre
- Samir Gandesha
- Sky Gilbert
- Morgane Oger
- Omari Newton
- Micheal Vonn
Thanks go to Mark Leiren-Young who forwarded the video.
The Book and Periodical Council was formed in 1975 as the Book and Periodical Development Council to provide a venue for members to discuss industry issues, address mutual concerns and undertake projects for the benefit of Canadian writing and publishing.