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Banned Books Week Celebrates Its 30th!

September 30 to October 6 will be the 30th year for Banned Books Week. We blogged about this event a year ago. Here's something to refresh your memory: “Banned Books Week is an annual event in the U.S. celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value…

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Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read and focuses attention on the censorship of books in schools and libraries. The event started in 1982 and takes place every last week of September. Molly Raphael, President of the American Library Association has this to say about the event: “Contrary to commentary writer Jonah Goldberg‘s assertion,…

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