Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read, Sept. 27 – Oct. 3 (9.28.2015)

Defend the Freedom to Read, Banned Books Week, Sept. 27 - Oct. 3rd, Chesnutt Library, 2015

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types –- in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular.

–via ALA Banned Books Week

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2014 Banned Books Week, Chesnutt Library Display

From Chesnutt Library blog archives:

Selected book list via Chesnutt Library catalog:

Resources from the American Library Association:


Banned Books Week Poster 2015, Chesnutt Library


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