Banned Books Week – So You Want To Know More?

If you have been interested, intrigued, upset, or frustrated by what you have seen in the past three Banned Books Blogs (1, 2 and 3), you may want to learn more about censorship and book banning in America. Below are some organizations and books that have excellent information:

Freedom to Read Foundation

The Intellectual Freedom Manual, published by the American Library Association

Banned in the U.S.A.: a reference guide to book censorship in schools and public libraries, written by Herbert N. Foerstel

American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression

Censorship: Opposing Viewpoints - a balanced look at the issue of censorship in all forms

American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom


Minor typo: "Intellecutal."

Fixed! Oops...sometimes I'm not very intellecutal myself :-)