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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//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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