Banned Books Week  Research Starter:  Designed to celebrate the freedom to read, this event has served to raise public awareness of censorship. Click here to access a citable, authoritative summary on this important issue.

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Intellectual Freedom Research Starter Intellectual freedom is considered to be the foundation of Western thought and the cornerstone of academic research. Click here to access a citable, authoritative summary on this important issue.

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Book Banning Research Starter: he practice of challenging or banning books has long been a  strategy used to label reading materials as offensive on moral, religious or political grounds. Champions of intellectual freedom and free speech adamantly oppose

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CENSORSHIP  BY THE NUMBERS Books unite us. They reach across boundaries and build connections between readers. Censorship, on the other hand, divides us and creates barriers. In 2021, 1,597 books were affected by censorship attempts. Learn more at ala.org

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Podcasts about Banned Books

Banned Book Club podcast
The Banned Book Club believes that the most controversial books are often the best books. Join them as they dive into literature that has been good enough to raise the ire of governments, school-boards, and concerned parents all over the world.
The Story Behind Episode 126 Banned Books podcast
On this episode of The Story Behind, podcast host Emily Prokop takes listeners on a journey dating all the way back to 2010 BC detailing the origin of banned books.
Books and Backlash, from the Southlake podcast
On this bonus episode of the Southlake podcast, they speak with a former librarian at Carroll Senior High School, who retired early instead of continuing to navigate the battle over books.
Banned Books, from the
In this episode, Barrie Hardymon and Traci Thomas joined guest host Ayesha Rascoe to talk about banned book lists. The three talk about why it's important for kids to discover books freely, even if that means starting a hard conversation with them.