"Look here," he said, "the censor's department has instructions to afford you every possible assistance in any researches you make.
Now there suddenly comes a request from you to have the censor pass you copies of all his Dutch correspondence.
He walked quickly back to his room, thrust the order he had received into an envelope, and sent it round to the Censor's Department.
'metaphysical entity' out of the censor
. They suppose that when wishes are repressed they are repressed into the 'unconscious,' and that this mysterious censor
stands at the trapdoor lying between the conscious and the unconscious.
I take the imputation in good part, as a compliment to the just delineation of my female characters; and though I am bound to attribute much of the severity of my censors
to this suspicion, I make no effort to refute it, because, in my own mind, I am satisfied that if a book is a good one, it is so whatever the sex of the author may be.
The way films are passed through a censor
board, even the content over Netflix should be passed through a censor
Sirove, an art historian and independent curator in Canada, examines the censor
wars of the 1980s and 1990s in Ontario, Canada, and explores the history of grassroots acts of resistance and court battles that impacted current laws regulating media arts expression, to understand how media arts influence disputes around freedom of expression and how laws administering cultural expression have been shaped by encounters with arts practices.
Punishment for failing to properly censor
content can be severe.
He further urged the court to suspend the operation of the illegally issued censor
certificates with the title of The Legend of Maula Jatt.
However, the respondents produced a film titled 'The Legend of Maula Jatt' in violation of the act without obtaining authorisation from his client and got a censor
certificate for its exhibition as well, he added.
For these works, there are legal texts that explain what would be censored
, identify the body responsible for reviewing the content, and provide an appeal mechanism to challenge the decision of censorship in certain circumstances.