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25 Apr 2008 00:00 - 00:00

Censorship as a Creative Force: Literature & History

A one-day long international conference on censorship in Communist-ruled East Central Europe. Speakers include Antonin J. Liehm, Founder of Lettres Internationales, editor of Listy and 150 000 slov, Jan Culik (pictured) from Glasgow University, as well as writers and critics from Poland and Hungary and British historians of literature with special interest in censorship and samizdat publications.

Academic conference
Fri 25 April, 9.15 am - 5.30 pm

Programme of the conference


Fee (including refreshments): £10, £5 to non-UCL students, free to UCL staff and students. Cheques payable to ‘University College London’.


To register, please contact Ms Sasha Aleksić (UCL-SSEES, 16 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW, s.aleksic@ssees.ucl.ac.uk, 0207 679 8773).


Please contact Dr Richard Butterwick (UCL-SSEES) for further information. r.butterwick@ssees.ucl.ac.uk 


Organised in association with University College London


Part of Czech / European Years - events dedicated to anniversaries of seminal years of modern Czech / European history.



“All Power to the Imagination! 1968 and Its Legacies” marks the creative resistance of a remarkable year, while placing its lessons in the context of our own times. From April to June and across London, this major season explores 1968 culture, politics and thought and their manifestations in cinema, visual art, literature, music and activism. www.1968.org.uk



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25 Apr 2008 00:00 - 00:00


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