Web Results

Book censorship

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_censorship

Book censorship is the removal of a book from the shelf of a library. It can be enacted at the national or subnational level, and can carry legal penalties. Books  ...

Book Censorship - First Amendment Site - Lehigh University

www.lehigh.edu/~infirst/bookcensorship.html

Book censorship is no stranger to the U.S., a place where free speech is considered to be very strong. Books are challenged or censored in cities and towns all ...

Books - National Coalition Against Censorship

ncac.org/issue/books

Literary works are still challenged, censored and banned for many different reasons. Books as varied as Judy Blume's Forever, Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita, and ...

Banned Books That Shaped America | Banned Books Week

www.bannedbooksweek.org/censorship/bannedbooksthatshapedamerica

Rather than ban the book about book-banning outright, Venado Middle school in Irvine, CA utilized an expurgated version of the text in which all the “hells” and ...

Book bannings on the rise in US schools, says anti-censorship group

www.theguardian.com/books/2013/dec/23/book-bannings-rise-us-censorship

Dec 23, 2013 ... An anti-censorship group in America has reported a flurry of attempted book bannings in the last quarter of the year and has said there are ...

Reasons for Banning Books - Banned Books - LibGuides at Butler ...

libguides.butler.edu/bannedbooks?p=217686

Dec 8, 2015 ... List of commonly banned books and reasons for censorship. ... of the top ten reasons of why books are most commonly banned or censored.

About Banned & Challenged Books - American Library Association

www.ala.org/bbooks/about

Books usually are challenged with the best intentions—to protect others, ... Censorship can be subtle, almost imperceptible, as well as blatant and overt, but,  ...

Book Censorship and Banning of Children's Books

childrensbooks.about.com/cs/censorship/a/censorship.htm

Apr 19, 2016 ... Why is there book censorship and banning of children's books? Who wants to ban books and what are their reasons?

Banned Books Week: No one bans books anymore, and censorship ...

www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2015/09/banned_books_week_no_one_bans_books_anymore_and_censorship_of_books_is_incredibly.html

Sep 28, 2015 ... The latest story about censorship in America began when a Knoxville, Tennessee, woman named Jackie Sims found out that her 15-year-old ...

Banned books | First Amendment Center – news, commentary ...

www.firstamendmentcenter.org/banned-books

Sep 13, 2002 ... Book-banning in school libraries is only the latest battleground in a centuries-old war over the censorship of ideas. Secular and religious ...

More Info

Five Very True Tales of Book Censorship

ncac.org

Sep 23, 2015 ... Every time there's a fight over removing a book from a school classroom or a library, someone asks: "Wait, people are still trying to ban books?".

Censorship | Banned Books Week

www.bannedbooksweek.org

Hundreds of books have been either removed or challenged in schools and libraries in the United States every year. According to the American Library ...

Schools and Censorship: Banned Books | People For the American ...

www.pfaw.org

An overview of attempts- some successful- to ban books in public schools. ... and the American Library Association define censorship as: "[T]he removal, ...