Saturday’s IF activities at ALA 2011 Annual Conference

Freedom to Read Foundation, Intellectual Freedom Round Table, Midwinter Meeting/Annual Conference

Some of today’s activities at ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans involving intellectual freedom:

Carolyn Forsman‘s booth on the ALA floor (booth 1859)- proceeds from the sale of her unique and affordable jewelry benefit the Freedom to Read Foundation. All day long!

IFRT Immroth Award reception, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Marriott at Convention Center, Blaine Kern B. Join us in celebrating Mike Blasenstein and Mike Iacovone for their support of the Hide/Seek exhibit

IFRT Program: “New Technologies: The Impact on Government Transparency” – featuring Rick Falkvinge, founder of the first Pirate Party, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Morial Convention Center, 288-290

“The Most Dangerous Man in America” – a documentary about Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers – will be part of ALA’s Film Program. 6:00-8:30 p.m., Morial Convention Center, Auditorium A