200 Reasons why you should celebrate Banned Books Week

It’s Banned Books Week! Click the image below to watch nearly 200 ALA attendees (and counting) passionately advocate for literary works – like Diary of Anne Frank, To Kill a Mocking Bird, and Captain Underpants – that have been banned or challenged in American libraries.

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During the 2014 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference, SAGE and the ALA’s Office for Intellectual Freedom co-sponsored a Virtual Read-Out booth. Enjoy these videos featuring readings from librarians and library goers from across the country and the world!For more information on how you can participate in the Banned Books Virtual Read-Out, please visit http://ow.ly/BFxGY.Join us for a free webinar during Banned Books Week: Regional Issues for Banned Books in 2014, on Wednesday, September 24, at noon (EST). For more information, please visit: http://ow.ly/BFxzp.
     
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