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THURSDAY 25 OCTOBER 2012

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Session 1

BURMA: BEAUTY UNDER PRESSURE

Zarganar, Comedian, Actor and Film Director (Burma)
Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi, Poet and Filmmaker (Burma)
Win Maw, Musician and Composer (Burma)
Moderator: Frances Harrison, Writer, Journalist and Broadcaster (UK)

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Session 2

RELIGION AND ARTISTIC FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION

Svetlana Mintcheva, Director of Programmes, National Coalition Against Censorship (USA)
Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti, Playwright and Screenwriter (UK)
Azhar Usman, Comedian, Activist and Lawyer (USA)
Moderator: Kenan Malik, Writer, Lecturer and Broadcaster (UK)

Interview with Svetlana Mintcheva Interview with Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti Interview with Azhar Usman

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Session 3

MORAL PANICS: SEXUALITY AND ART

Zanele Muholi, Visual Artist (South Africa)
Pang Khee Teik, Arts Consultant and Human Rights Activist (Malaysia)
Video within Pang Khee Teik’s presentation: ‘Closing Doors’ directed by Julian CH Lee
Moderator: Robert Sember, Artist and Researcher (South Africa/USA)

Interview with Zanele Muholi

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Session 4

CORPORATE CENSORSHIP

Larissa Sansour, Visual Artist (Palestine/UK)
Nadia Plesner, Visual Artist (Denmark)
Fredrik Gertten, Film Director (Sweden)

Interview with Larissa SansourInterview with Nadia PlesnerInterview with Fredrik Gertten

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Session 5

PUBLIC SPACE AND ART CLASHES

Mustapha Benfodil, Writer and Visual Artist (Algeria)
Lars Ø Ramberg, Artist (Norway/Germany)
Moderator: Alessandro Petti, Architect and Researcher (Italy/Palestine)

Interview with Lars Ø Ramberg

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Session 6

HUNGARY: ARTISTIC FREEDOM AND RESPONSIBILITY IN THE AGE OF XENOPHOBIA

Adam Fischer, Chief Conductor (Hungary)
Performance: Silvia Moi, Soloist at the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet (Norway)

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Session 7

TIBET: ARTISTS IN EXILE

Tenzing Rigdol, Visual Artist and Poet (Tibet)
Tenzin Gönpo, Musician (Tibet/France)
Moderator: Frances Harrison, Writer, Journalist and Broadcaster (UK)

Interview with Tenzing Rigdol Interview with Tenzin Gönpo

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Session 8

THE INVISIBLE RED LINE: MANOEUVRING CHINESE ARTS CENSORSHIP

Si Han, Curator (China/Sweden)
Moderator: Frances Harrison, Writer, Journalist and Broadcaster (UK)

Interview with Si Han

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Session 9

THE DAY THE MUSIC STOPPED: MALI

Manny Ansar, Festival Director (Mali)
Moderator: Daniel Brown, Journalist (France)
Performance: Terakaft (Mali)

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