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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  ...

On Alice Walker's The Color Purple | PEN America

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September is all about banned books here at PEN American. ... The Color Purple is no more “graphic” than what is implied by billboard ads on city streets or ...

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, ...

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.

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 / A Magazine of Art ...

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

The Color Purple - Huffington Post

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Heather Headley in The Color Purple Photo: Matthew Murphy "A stunning, .... " WeHo Reads: Banned Books" Brings Together Literature, Art and Film.

The Color Purple - Shmoop

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Struggling with Alice Walker's The Color Purple? ... it remains one of the most commonly banned books even today—over thirty years after being published.

10 Black Books You May Not Have Known Were Banned or ...

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Mar 24, 2014 ... Some cases where “The Color Purple” was banned or challenged: **1986: The ... **1992: Banned in the Souderton, Pa., area school district as ...

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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  ...

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 ...

Banned Books: The Color Purple by Alice Walker | Book Maven's Blog

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Sep 27, 2011 ... As you can probably tell, the past few Banned Books posts have dealt with more modern banned books. However, I thought it was especially ...