Search Results: 'censorship'

Search

×
×
×
×
128 results for "censorship"
Banned & Recovered: Artists Respond to Censorship By San Francisco Center for the Book
Paperback: $30.40
Ships in 3-5 business days
Banned & Recovered: Artists Respond to Censorship underscores the current political climate and points to the vulnerability of guaranteed fundamental rights. More than 60 artists were invited to... More > choose from a list of hundreds of banned and challenged books as a source for inspiration, many considered classics or works that have created an important cultural legacy.< Less
How to bypass Internet censorship - supplement for proprietary software By Sesawe
eBook (PDF): $0.00
Download immediately.
(1 Ratings)
This manual is the supplement to the FlossManuals book "HOW TO BYPASS INTERNET CENSORSHIP". "HOW TO BYPASS INTERNET CENSORSHIP", written in partnership with Sesawe, provides an... More > introduction to the topic and explains some of the software and methods most often used for circumventing censorship. This supplement proposes tutorials for Your-Freedom, Freegate, UltraSurf and HotSpot Shield - Sesawe. These proprietary software could not be documented in the context of the FlossManuals book, because of the philosophy of the Floss Manuals Foundation, whose mission is to create free documentation for free (in a "free speech", or open source sense) software. However, the software presented in this supplement are free (in a "free beer", or gratis sense) and efficiently defeat Internet filtering, so it was thought they would be of interest to users in censored jurisdictions, in a field where diversity is a significant asset.< Less
How to bypass Internet censorship - supplement for proprietary software By Sesawe
Paperback: $4.00
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This manual is the supplement to the FlossManuals book "HOW TO BYPASS INTERNET CENSORSHIP". "HOW TO BYPASS INTERNET CENSORSHIP", written in partnership with Sesawe, provides an... More > introduction to the topic and explains some of the software and methods most often used for circumventing censorship. This supplement proposes tutorials for Your-Freedom, Freegate, UltraSurf and HotSpot Shield - Sesawe. These proprietary software could not be documented in the context of the FlossManuals book, because of the philosophy of the Floss Manuals Foundation, whose mission is to create free documentation for free (in a "free speech", or open source sense) software. However, the software presented in this supplement are free (in a "free beer", or gratis sense) and efficiently defeat Internet filtering, so it was thought they would be of interest to users in censored jurisdictions, in a field where diversity is a significant asset.< Less
FCC & Management of the Mind By Charles Reed
eBook (PDF): $0.44
Download immediately.
These are two short stories: FCC and Management of the Mind. Management of the Mind was a severe re-write of FCC, and both of them are pretty short, so it was only right to put them together. Neither... More > have been professionally edited. They are anti-censorship short stories.< Less
From a Great Height By Porno Poet
Paperback: $29.99
Ships in 3-5 business days
“A fool stands at a precipice. Chained at the ankle, he can only gaze down, longing for the fall. What makes him a fool - the longing? Or the chain?” A case study in the censorship of... More > poetry in the C21st. Anthologized for a limited time only - with a tell-all introduction - are the controversial poems of Australia's "Porno Poet", an anonymous scribe who scandalized the parochial South Australian capital city of Adelaide in 2007-2009 by reading "obscene" verse at the town's arts-conscious literary establishment, the ironically named "Friendly Street". Threatened with physical violence, accused of witchcraft (the first time an Australian poet had been so accused since the 1950s) and denounced with a derogatory moniker pinned on him by no less than a spokesperson from the South Australian Writers' Centre (an organization dedicated to supporting writers), "The Porno Poet" disappeared as suddenly as he arrived after his work was banned and the microphone turned off during his performances.< Less
The Forgotten Library By The HATS Mad Hatters
Paperback: $7.08
Ships in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
Jared and Paige Henry live in the sleepy little town of Sleepy Hollow, and their lives are fairly sleepy. Until one morning, when odd things begin to happen around their house. Slippers leave... More > themselves on steps and turn to gold. Gingerbread men run away. Pumpkins glow and start to grow wheels. And mom starts acting like a wicked stepmother. Meanwhile, at school, the librarian, Mrs. Beatty is having fiction books hauled off the Media Center shelves for corrupting children’s minds. At first the Henrys think there is no connection between the strange events in their home and the ominous events at school. But they are soon pulled into a world of secret societies, alternate dimensions, and secret identities—and their own home becomes the target of a plot to destroy the world’s oldest stories! This novel, draft in three days by 13 students at Stetson University’s HATS Program, will entertain and amuse you—and make you think about the importance of books!< Less
The Forgotten Library By The HATS Mad Hatters
eBook (PDF): $0.00
Download immediately.
(1 Ratings)
Jared and Paige Henry live in the sleepy little town of Sleepy Hollow, and their lives are fairly sleepy. Until one morning, when odd things begin to happen around their house. Slippers leave... More > themselves on steps and turn to gold. Gingerbread men run away. Pumpkins glow and start to grow wheels. And mom starts acting like a wicked stepmother. Meanwhile, at school, the librarian, Mrs. Beatty is having fiction books hauled off the Media Center shelves for corrupting children’s minds. At first the Henrys think there is no connection between the strange events in their home and the ominous events at school. But they are soon pulled into a world of secret societies, alternate dimensions, and secret identities—and their own home becomes the target of a plot to destroy the world’s oldest stories! This novel, draft in three days by 13 students at Stetson University’s HATS Program, will entertain and amuse you—and make you think about the importance of books!< Less
Stutter By Cara Keirstead
Paperback: List Price: $25.00 $20.00 You Save: 20%
Ships in 3-5 business days
Having always conjured her dolls out of used, thrown away parts, Eva never noticed her life imitating art. Orphaned in a censored world brought on by hate-speech and retaliation bombings, Eva thrives... More > among the scene of displaced musicians and washed-up ballerinas, all the while ignoring a constant inkling, that, if admitted to, would certainly destroy everything she’s struggled to maintain. After the disappearance of her cyber-terrorist best friend, along with her often-ignored sister, Eva is forced to consider the effects of abandoning what she loves most, and, as an artist, is made to see that she’s been the one on the drawing board.< Less
Kiss of Fire By Cody Grey
eBook (ePub): $2.99
Download immediately.
When we lose control of our own choices and minds, we cannot help but keep staring into the fire. Lucy Godkin, a young teenager by her own right, fights against the compelling nature of the Fire and... More > the religion of Our Father by smuggling and consuming media that has been banned and destroyed for decades alongside many other rebels her age and older, and as she matures, she learns just how dark the shadows of Our Father and his flock are against the blaze of the bonfires she must attend under the direction of her mother. "Kiss of Fire" is a novelette told in six parts in which we follow Lucy Godkin through her innocence and her journey in discovering the cruel nature of the society she has come to mature in. It is a story of previous times, our times, and future times.< Less
The Legendary Mae West By Tabatha Yeatts
Paperback: $8.94
Ships in 3-5 business days
Comedic actor, writer, and superstar Mae West broke all the rules in her eighty-year career. In everything she did, from vaudeville to television, Mae had censors looking over her shoulder. She was... More > arrested, more than once, for "obscenity," and even spent time in jail. Despite the typical media portrayal of women as thin, young, and helpless, Mae managed to present a powerful, curvy, and in-charge personality both in public and in private. She is one of the most quoted women ever. Learn about censorship and entertainment history as you read about the woman who said it best when she joked, "When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better." "Well researched, informative and fun to read. Highly recommended." -- Roz Warren, humor expert "Tabatha Yeatts is to be congratulated for having written this nicely balanced account." -- John Culme, founder of "Footlight Notes"< Less