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Banned Books Week 2020

Banned Books Week 2020 Online

"Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Banned Books Week was launched in 1982 in response to a sudden surge in the number of challenges to books in schools, bookstores and libraries. 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." - Banned Books Week Coalition

Related LibGuide: 2020 Observances by Dr. Christina Will

Date:
Sunday, September 27, 2020 Show more dates
Time:
All Day Event
Audience:
  All SJR State Students     Community Members     SJR State Employees     SJR State Faculty  
Categories:
  Observance  
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL: https://libraries.sjrstate.edu/2020Observances/BannedBooksWeek

Visit https://libraries.sjrstate.edu/Observances to view all Observances.

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