FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AND CENSORSHIP IN MEDIEVAL ARABIC LITERATURE
- Biosecurity and Censorship: the H5N1 Influenza Controversy. Hirsch, Martin S. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;Jun2012, Vol. 205 Issue 11, p1621
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including freedom of expression remaining unhindered by excessive editorial censorship, potentially chilling effects of censorship and moving forward in a way that benefits society.
- Alwan's Quest of Home: Re-Mapping Heimat and the Nation in Hussain Al-Mozany's Der MarschlÃ¤nder: Bagdad-Beirut-Berlin. Mohammad, Yasemin // Transit;2013, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p1
The German-Iraqi writer Hussain Al-Mozany's novel Der MarschlÃ¤nder (1999) makes an important contribution to German transnational literature by its productive critical engagement with an ethnocultural understanding of German nationhood. The novel is based on the travel experiences of the...
- Are We Too Prudish For Our Own Good? Simone, Tiberio // Lesbian News;Dec2011, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p6
The author reflects on the freedom of expression enjoyed by citizens in the U.S. that is different in his perception as an Italian. He explains that people from his homeland embrace sensuality in their daily activities, while Americans confuse it with sexuality. He cites the censorship of...
- SM Mall 'curtailed' free press. // Filipino Reporter;4/27/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 21, p13
The article reports that the SM Mall of Asia was accused by the Burgos Media Center of acts of censorship, violence and suppression of freedom of expression after members of mainstream and alternative media were prevented from covering the dispersal of anti-demolition and anti-tree cutting rally.
- Censorship or Freedom of Expression? (Book review). Fairbanks, Marilyn // School Library Journal;Jan2001, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p143
Reviews the book `Censorship or Freedom of Expression?,' by Nancy Day.
- Rezensur: A Case Study of Censorship and Programmatic Reception in the GDR. Costabile-Heming, Carol Anne // Monatshefte;Spring2000, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p53
Seeks to contribute to the re-examination of German Democratic Republic (GDR) literature by examining the details of literary production in the GDR. Intersection of cultural policies and literary production; Influence of the censoring procedures on the publication of GDR writer Gunter Kunert's...
- Music, Politics and Freedom: Barriers to Musical Expression in Turkey. Efe, Diler Özer // British Journal of Arts & Social Sciences;Apr2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p15
Music is said to have a universal language crossing all the borders. Yet, do all musics have enough space to flow freely? Or, simply, are we as musicians really free? Through their songs, people can communicate, converse and pass on their values to next generations. On the other hand, what...
- Voiding of scrutiny and accountability in Turkey: Media and Journalism under the Justice and Development Party. Ogun, Nukte // Global Media Journal: Australian Edition;2009, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p1
A methodical transformation of the practice of journalism in Turkey began soon after the Justice and Development Party's (AK Party) sweeping 2002 federal election victory. This is not unusual. Frequently new governments tend to target the media - and journalists in particular - while attempting...
- The 'Miracle' and 'Distensï¿½o'. Berryman, Phillip // America;5/24/1975, Vol. 132 Issue 20, p396
The article focuses on the concept of distensï¿½o which is advocated by the government of Brazil. It notes that the term was introduced by President Ernesto Geisel which means stretching or loosening up policy including the liberation of censorship. It mentions that the concept is due to...