Banned Books Week

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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.

Read an article in Minnesota Daily about the Banned Book Exhibit in Wilson Library at http://www.mndaily.com/news/campus/2013/09/22/university-libraries-promote-reading-pleasure

See us on Pinterest at: http://www.pinterest.com/umnwilsonlib/

Or come visit our exhibit in Wilson Library and vote for your favorite banned book.

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