Art tackles Chinese web censoring

MANCHESTER’S Chinese Arts Centre plays host to a brand new exhibition which examines the censorship of social-networking websites in China.

Liberation, which was created Carol Yinghua Lu and Liu Ding, looks at the susceptibility of the internet to political and ideological manipulation.

Taking the form of visual art, a series of events, and a blog discussion between curators and guests the exhibit also discusses why self-publishing websites like Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube are banned in the East Asian country.

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