Exposure to a variety of ideas an important part of education
Grants Pass Daily Courier
Grants Pass, Oregon
The writer argues that by exposing children and young adults to difficult and disturbing issues in age-appropriate materials, we help them develop emotionally and morally. She is responding to objections to the books "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi and "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie.
free access to ideas, morality, value of literature