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...
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
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 ...
Sep 24, 2008 ... "The Color Purple" has been banned for a variety of reasons. Some of them
include: homosexuality, sexual explicitness, offensive language, ...
Sep 29, 2016 ... 15000 books have been deemed contraband in the state's prisons.
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, ...
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 ...
Heather Headley in The Color Purple Photo: Matthew Murphy "A stunning, .... "
WeHo Reads: Banned Books" Brings Together Literature, Art and Film.
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.
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 ...