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Worldwide Reading in Support of Edward Snowden – Monday, 8 September 2014

Liberty and Recognition for Edward Snowden Worldwide reading

Liberty and Recognition for Edward Snowden Worldwide reading

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AVA Gallery, in association with the International Literature Festival Berlin, will host the Cape Town event of the Worldwide Reading in support of Edward Snowden. Readings will take place in cities across the planet, all on 8 September, and over 200 international authors have confirmed their support and participation. Readers for the Cape Town event will be announced in a forthcoming release – watch this space or join the Facebook event page: http://bit.ly/snowdenCT. A spokesperson from Right2Know will also be present to highlight the important work that the network is doing here in South Africa and the key issues we face with regards to censorship, surveillance, and the struggle to protect civil liberties and freedom of expression.

For more information about the Worldwide Reading, please visit http://www.worldwide-reading.com/ (and click ‘en’ for the English version), or contact the local event initiator, Alexandra Dodd: thisalexandradodd@gmail.com, or co-organiser Anne Taylor: at.brand@gmail.com.

Published by: AVA Admin in Exhibitions, General, Past