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Banned Books Week: Classic Banned Books @ WCCC Library

Banned/Challenged Books

Banned/Challenged Books

VIETNAM WAR BOOK BANNED IN MAINE!

Where in Maine? Closer than you think. But, wait – that happened many years ago - 1981 to be exact! Well, apparently, a student challenged the ban and the case was taken to court and drew national attention.

You can read about the incident at these links.

http://www.nytimes.com/1981/06/26/books/vietnam-war-book-banned-in-maine.html

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/1982/02/02/01190105.h01.html