In a League of its Own: is Sport Above Human Rights?
Tuesday 19 June 2012
Free Word Centre, EC1R 3GA
A discussion followed by a screening of England vs Ukraine. To celebrate the launch of the latest issue of Index on Censorship, 'Sport on Trial', footballer Clarke Carlisle, award-winning sports journalist Mihir Bose and Olympics historian Martin Polley will discuss sport and ethics with editor Jo Glanville. Topics for discussion include: can sport be a force for good? Who owns the Olympics brand? Do boycotts work?
Refreshments and pub snacks will be available during the screening courtesy of SAGE Publications.
This is not a CIJ event. Time: 6pm for a 6.30pm start Venue: Free Word Centre, EC1R 3GA Tickets: free, registerIndex on Censorship website.