LANCR celebrates Freedom to Read Week 2011!

Invited guests and participants will discuss current censorship issues on the local and international stage, and their experiences dealing with book challenges.

Special Guests:

  • Donna Presz, Library Services Supervisor, Derry Byrne Teacher Resource Centre, Ottawa Catholic School Board;
  • Alan Cumyn, author of The Famished Lover and other books for adults and children, chair of The Writers’ Union of Canada, and past chair of the writers in prison committee of PEN Canada;
  • Dr. Mary Cavanagh, public librarian and assistant professor at the University of Ottawa’s newly established School of Information Studies.

When? Wednesday, February 23, 2011 @ 6 pm
Royal Oak Laurier, 161 Laurier Ave. East
LANCR members: free; Non-members: $5
RSVP Before Sunday, Feb 20th to lancrinfo -at-

Tell your friends! Paper the neighbourhood! Download our nifty publicity poster here! Special thanks to David Barthwell.


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