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The Color Purple - Wikipedia

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The Color Purple is a 1982 epistolary novel by American author Alice Walker that won the 1983 ..... Commonly cited justications for banning the book include sexual explicitness, explicit language, v...

Reasons For Banning - The Color Purple - Sites - Google

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The book The Color Purple has been banned for many different reasons. The book has also been banned in many different places. This book is a favorite book  ...

Banned and/or Challenged Books from the Radcliffe Publishing ...

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Source: Banned Books: Challenging our Freedom to Read by Robert P. Doyle, ALA 2010. The Great Gatsby ... The Color Purple, by Alice Walker. Challenged as  ...

On Alice Walker's The Color Purple - PEN America

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Oct 24, 2012 ... The ban on this book reminds me of the ban on Judy Blume's Are You There ... The Color Purple is no more “graphic” than what is implied by ...

Why was the book "The Color Purple" banned? What was done to ...

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Sep 24, 2008 ... "The Color Purple" has been banned for a variety of reasons. Some of them include: homosexuality, sexual explicitness, offensive language, ...

On the book The Color Purple -- when and where was this book ...

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Oct 19, 2009 ... Get an answer for 'On the book The Color Purple -- when and where was this book banned or challenged, and why was it banned or ...

The Color Purple - Marshall University

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Jul 22, 2014 ... Banned Books By Year ... THE COLOR PURPLE ... Challenged and or banned for offensive language, being sexually explicit and unsuited to ...

The Color Purple and Its Controversy - Writing.Com

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Dec 13, 2005 ... One of these is The Color Purple, by Alice Walker. Throughout the years, this book has been censored and banned for violence, sexual content, ...

Alice Walker: Writing What's Right – Guernica

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Oct 1, 2012 ... Banned Books Week: The author of The Color Purple (and one of America's most censured writers) tells Megan Labrise about finding wisdom ...

Texas prisons ban 'The Color Purple' and book about Jackie ...

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Sep 29, 2016 ... 15000 books have been deemed contraband in the state's prisons.