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The New Liberal Censorship: Are the Arts Under Threat?
Wed 8 March 2017, 18:00 – 19:30 GMT
Free entry but registration is required for non-UAL students.
Until recently, censorship was a dirty word to most people on the political left. Now censorship has gone mainstream, and is often accepted as necessary or even desirable. From pornography to music videos, offensive speech to offensive tweets, free speech is under attack.
Jerry Barnett is a technologist, entrepreneur and activist, and runs Sex & Censorship, a campaign for sexual freedom and free speech. HIs book, Porn Panic!, was published in 2016 by Zero Books.