Censorship and freedom of expression in China

Norwegian PEN invites you to a seminar and the launching of the
book «Silenced» by Øystein Alme

Wednesday 23. August 10.00 – 12.30, the Human Rights House,
Tordenskjoldsgate 6 B, Oslo

«Silenced», written in English and published by the Swedish publishinghouse Amaryllis, gives an introduction to Chinese politics and legal system.  The author will present the book and a panel of experts will then comment.  After a short break, the floor will be open for discussion.

Øystein Alme, writer, manager of Radio Tibet, Oslo
Elin Sæther, research scholar in social geography, University of Oslo, currently writing a thesis about critical press in China
Åshild Kolås, programme leader, International Peace Research Institute, Oslo
Torbjørn Færøvik, journalist, writer and China-expert

Moderator: Carl Morten Iversen, secretary general, Norwegian PEN

The seminar is open – no pre-registration necessary.
You will be able to purchase the book at the seminar.