Reed college professor to discuss censorship at library
St. Helens, Oregon
The St. Helens Public Library to host a speaker, Reed College Professor Pancho Savery, in recognition of Banned Books Week. Prof. Savery will speak about changing language considered offensive in works of literature, such as in "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain.
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