Articles tagged banned books

Laurie Halse Anderson’s ‘Speak’, an Excerpt

If you haven't had time to read Speak, here's your chance. Read the first chapter now.

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Censoring an Iranian Love Story by Shahriar Mandanipour

The impossibility of getting a realistic love story published in Iran, a relationship gone off the rails, a mysterious assassin; how much more intrigue and frustration could fit into one story?

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2 Oct 2007 // 11:00 PM

Book banning efforts bring on title fights

NEW YORK—The story seemed like a surefire hit for children. A pair of penguins take care of an egg that isn’t theirs and

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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