Article Title

Cannon Beach Reads to discuss a significant 'banned book' in March

Authors

Newspaper

The Daily Astorian (Astoria)

Date

3-12-2009

Reading Level

adult

Location

Cannon Beach, Oregon

Photo Description

The cover of "The Ginger Man"

Photo Caption

"The Ginger Man," by J.P. Donleavy, is the Cannon Beach Reads selection for March. Originally banned in the U.S., the book is now considered a masterpiece.

Abstract

The 'Cannon Beach Reads' pick for March 2009 is J.P. Donleavy's "The Ginger Man," which has been banned from various areas since its publication in 1955 (including America, for a time), but is now considered a masterpiece and modern classic.

Keywords

"The Ginger Man", banned books, celebrating the right to read

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