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What is Banned Books Week?

posted Oct 2, 2011, 2:44 PM by ccassinelli@lshigh.org   [ updated Oct 2, 2011, 2:45 PM ]
FREADOM - Celebrate the right to read.
Banned Books Week September 24 - October 1, 2011

September 24 - October 1, 2011  -  Banned Books Week
Banned Books Week  is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment.  Held during the last week of September, Banned Books Week highlights the benefits of free and open access to information while drawing attention to the harms of censorship by spotlighting actual or attempted bannings of books across the United States.  Read more  (Photo credit: http://flic.kr/p/z8GaE)