Banned Books Week 2010
Every year, the last week of September is celebrated as Banned Books Week – a time to call attention to censorship efforts, both around the world and in the U.S. Here are a few resources to get you started:
- The 11 Most Surprising Banned Books (the dictionary???)
- 15 Iconic Movies Based on Banned Books
- 10 Graphic Novels and the Shocking Reasons They Come Under Fire
- Twitter: Banned Books’ New Best Friend
- Holocaust Deniers, Pedophiles And Terrorists As Authors: Should Some Books Be Banned?
For a complete list of challenged and banned books please visit www.ala.org/bbooks. You may also visit BannedBooksWeek.org, become a fan on Facebook or follow the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom at @oif on Twitter (hash tag #bannedbooksweek) to learn more.