CENSORSHIP & POLICY
All areas, theatre

The Taliban may rip tape from cassettes and smash radios – but other ways of controlling what we listen to are far more subtle – from copyright to BBC playlists – and this interesting article, which profiles the work of musician and academic Richard Witts, looks at how sound and music are controlled

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/education/higher/is-music-policed-and-controlled-933831.html

And for a look at the history of censorship in the theatre including recent cases see ‘A Disgusting Feast of Filth?’

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/law/article4775754.ece