Name: Litterary censorship in Quebec

Date:  1995 - 2005 , 1995 - 2005 , 1995 - 2005

Location:  North America

SubjectPolitical/Economic/Social Opinion


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Artist: G. Tod Slone

Confronting Bodies: Organizers of the Festival International de Poesie de Trois-Rivieres

Date of Action: 2001

Specific Location: Trois-Rivieres, Quebec

Description of Artwork: Poems critical of the Festival, organizers and poets

Description of Incident: Read poems critical of the Festival, organizers and poets.

Results of Incident: At one point, the mike was turned off and I was not permitted to continue. I have not been asked to return to the Festival, whereas many poets are. I have been ostracized from the Quebec literary scene.

Source: G. Tod Slone, Ed. ( The American Dissident ( A Literary Journal in the Samizdat Tradition of Engaged Writing Providing a forum for Examining the Dark Side of the Academic/Literary Industrial Complex et al “T

Submitted By: G. Tod Slone

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