Freedom to Read Week

Celebrating freedom of expression, raising awareness, encouraging participation


FTRW 2019

This year marks the 35th anniversary of Freedom to Read Week, 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.

For more information on events taking place across Ontario, and to see how you can get involved and spread the word, click here:

For more information on Freedom to Read, click here: