Free Speech in Burma!
Timothy Garton Ash is speaking at an unprecedented Literature Festival in Burma, including a panel specifically on freedom of expression.
Demonstrators hold posters during a peaceful protest against the Latbadaung Mountain Copper Mine project, in Yangon December 2, 2012. (REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun)
Yangon is hosting the Irrawaddy Literary Festival 1-3 February 2013. Among others, Aung San Suu Kyi will be speaking at the event.
The ‘Writing under Censorship and the Future of Free Speech’ panel discussion will be chaired by Fergal Keane, with the speakers: Timothy Garton Ash, Zarganar, U Ba Myint, Maung Maung San and Pe Myint.
Click here to find out more: http://irrawaddylitfest.com