Freedom to Read Week is an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their commitment to intellectual freedom, which is guaranteed them under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Freedom to Read Week is organized by the Freedom of Expression Committee of the Book and Periodical Council.
This year, we invite you to learn about FTRW virtually:
- Timeline: 35 Years of Free Expression in Canada.
- Eye-catching, thought-provoking posters herald the annual event. View them.
- Learn which books have been banned throughout history and why.
- Access to Information Infographic: What You Need to Know to Get What You Need