Banned books given voices: Group reads excerpts from challenged literature
East Oregonian: E.O. (Pendleton)
Photograph of a woman with a microphone reading from a book
Andrea Simpson reads from "Charlotte's Web" during a banned book reading at the Eastern Oregon Higher Education Center on Wednesday.
The Smoke & Mirrors Literary Group presented a Banned Books Reading at the Eastern Oregon Higher Education Center. The event was facilitated by Alison Timmons, of Blue Mountain Community College, as part of their Arts & Culture Festival. Participants read excerpts from challenged books, and the group discussed the history of banned books and the importance of the freedom to read.
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