Banned books are books or other printed works such as essays or plays which
are prohibited by law or to which free access is not permitted by other means.
Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read.
Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free
The Library of Congress created an exhibit, "Books that Shaped America," that
explores books that "have had a profound effect on American life." Below is a list
September 25 - October 1 is Banned Books Week. Read a banned book today!
And see also our collection of online books about censorship, and our essay ...
Sep 25, 2016 ... But the reasons for challenging literature change over time, and as Banned Book
Week begins on Sept. 25, it's clear that public discomfort with ...
Sep 29, 2015 ... Happy Banned Books Week! In honor of this glorious celebration of our freedom
to read what we want, let's pause for a sec and remember ...
Lists about: Stories For Book Lovers, Best Banned, Censored, and Challenged
Books, Books I Am Going to Hell For Reading, Best of Banned and Challenged ...
Sep 26, 2016 ... Each book that is banned or censored is done so for the content within the pages.
There are a few common reasons that books have been ...
The Banned Books Virtual Read-Out features videos of readers exercising their
First Amendment right to read a banned book. If you have any questions or ...
312-280-4220 ... Stephen Chbosky on Why Not To Ban A Book .... Banned Books
Week has come and gone but we can be sure of one thing: the coming year ...