Protecting 'unorthodox and unpopular ideas'
The Hood River News
Hood River, Oregon
Banned Books Week is an annual event sponsored by the American Library Association to celebrate the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment. Held during the last week of September, Banned Books Week draws attention to censorship which threatens free and open access to information. Other professional organizations that support Banned Books Week are listed.
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