Oregon woman gets out word about banned books
Statesman Journal (Salem)
A light in the attic by Shel Silverstein; A view from the cherry tree by Willo Davis Roberts
children, young adult
Mary Ginnane from the Oregon Intellectual Freedom Clearinghouse talks about challenged books in Oregon. Oregon has a better system for tracking the challenges than most states. Challenges tend to follow societal trends, for example, the war on drugs brought challenges of books depicting drug use.
challenges, Oregon Intellectual Freedom Clearinghouse, social issues