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Presentation
You Can't Handle This Book: The State of the Banned Book in America
UVU Ethics Awareness Week Conference (2014)
  • Annie Smith
Abstract

Banning and challenging books is not a thing of the past. If anything, book challenges have been on the rise in recent years. This presentation and discussion will explore this phenomena, with special attention to the ethical dilemmas of book banning, parental authority, and trigger warnings.

Keywords
  • censorship,
  • Banned Books Week,
  • intellectual freedom
Publication Date
September 25, 2014
Citation Information
Annie Smith. "You Can't Handle This Book: The State of the Banned Book in America" UVU Ethics Awareness Week Conference (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/annie_smith/18/