It Happened to Me Toronto (a.k.a. Accordion City)

Fahrenheit 451

While I’m on the topic of interesting things that you can see while walking down Queen Street West (just two blocks south of my house), I saw this scene outside Pages Bookstore on Saturday afternoon:

The woman in the photo was reading Fahrenheit 451. After finishing both sides of a page, she would rip it out and hand it to the man who set it alight in a makeshift brazier:

Ah, performance art.

3 replies on “Fahrenheit 451”

Clever protest idea … but what country’s censorship laws are they protesting?

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