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True stories of censorship battles in America"s libraries

Valerie Nye

True stories of censorship battles in America"s libraries

by Valerie Nye

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries,
  • Case studies,
  • Censorship,
  • Intellectual freedom,
  • Librarians,
  • Professional ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ711.4 .T78 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25005034M
    ISBN 109780838911303
    LC Control Number2011031913

      Kristin Pekoll, Assistant Director of ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) began the session by announcing that OIF had recorded affected items in —which is a step beyond just challenges. These items included books films, board games, video games, magazines and much more. Sarah Ward, outreach librarian at Hunter College Libraries in New York Continue reading Still . school library. In V. Nye & K. Barco. True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries (pp. ). Chicago, IL: American Library Association. • Jenkins, C.A. (). Censorship: Book challenges, challenging books, and young readers. In Wolf et al (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Children’s and Young Adult Literature. Size: KB.

      Anne Frank's Diary in US schools censorship battle Free speech advocates in America have slammed a call to ban The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank "Anne had no books .   Censorship: Library Online. This is a guide to the Library's collection in Censorship. These books are available online - clicking on the book will take you to it. True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries by Valerie Nye; Kathy Barco Publication Date: Regulatory Communities and the Spaces of Online Censorship by Author: Amy Lippo.

    Val has cowritten or coedited four books including: True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries published by ALA Editions in True Stories is a compilation of essays written by librarians who have experienced challenges to remove material held in their libraries’ collections. She has an MLIS from the University of. Libraries and the Ethics of Censorship The Australian Library Journal August ). This book gives an insight not only into a certain aspect of American culture, but also into the danger of allowing a mandate against authoritarian control to become equally dictatorial. If .


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Valerie Nye (Editor), Kathy Barco. Rating details 43 ratings 10 reviews. Intellectual freedom is a core value of librarianship, but fighting to keep controversial materials on the shelves can sometimes feel like a lonely battle.

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Neil Scott, Postmarked Milledgeville: A Guide to Flannery O'Connor's Correspondence in Libraries and Archives. She currently serves on the board of Amigos Library Services and holds an MLIS from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Intellectual freedom is a core value of librarianship, but fighting to keep controversial materials on the shelves can sometimes feel like a lonely battle.

And not all censorship controversies involve the public objecting to a book in the collection--libraries are venues for displays and meetings, and sometimes library staff themselves are tempted to preemptively censor a by: 4. True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries - Google Books Intellectual freedom is a core value of librarianship, but fighting to keep controversial materials on the shelves can.

True Stories of Censorship Battles We are very pleased to announce True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries is available through the American Library Association's website.

You can order a copy for you and your library by following this link. True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries includes something for librarians and staff in any type of library.

Some of us may never have to talk to a patron who objects to a book, but we may have to deal with coworkers who want to censor objectionable materials. A scene from “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” an exhibit at University of Minnesota that experienced a challenge.

Earlier this year she organized “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” an exhibit commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Kerlan Collection, which includes such rare materials as the original artwork for Goodnight Moon and the manuscript for Wanda.

Her most recent book is: True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries coedited with Kathy Barco.

She is working on a new book addressing contemporary censorship issues that will be published by the American Library Association (ALA) in   Let us introduce ourselves: Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco. We are compiling a book for ALA Publications with the working title True Stories of Censorship Battles in American proposal for this book arose out of a presentation called “Banned Books Exposed” that we have been giving for several years.

True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries. by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco. Chicago: ALA, p. Paper $50 (ISBN ). Warning. True Stories gets you excited about librarianship. Some readers will rise from their chairs, pump their fists, and shout "Heck, yeah!" Others will express their empathy quietly.

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This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch. Get this from a library. True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries. [Valerie Nye; Kathy Barco;] -- Librarians present their stories of dealing with challenges to library materials.

Their stories come from all types of libraries: school, academic, public, and special libraries. Get this from a library. True stories of censorship battles in America's libraries. [Valerie Nye;]. True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries Cochran Center B Barco and Nye are back in Hattiesburg to share some thought-provoking situations involving intellectual freedom encountered by librarians nationwide and to describe how YA author Ellen Hopkins (her novel Crank is #4 on the ALA’s Top Ten Most Frequently Challenged Books of ) came to write the foreword for their by: 4.

Intellectual freedom is a core value of librarianship, but fighting to keep controversial materials on the shelves can sometimes feel like a lonely battle. And not all censorship controversies involve the public objecting to a book in the collecti. Valerie Nye is the author of True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries ( avg rating, 43 ratings, 10 reviews, published ), Intelle 4/5.

The Library Quarterly, v. 83, issue 3, p. Scholar Commons Citation Greene Taylor, Natalie, "True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries" ().Author: Natalie Greene Taylor. True Stories of Censorship Battles in America's Libraries Revised ed. by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco.: Chicago, IL: ALA Editions,xix + pp., $, When a challenged book receives the green light to stay in the library, is it really back if it’s under lock and key?

That’s what is happening in Rio Rancho, New Mexico with Gilbert Hernandez's graphic novel Palomar. Back in March, a parent complained that the book was a work of "child porn" that glorified sex and abuse, among other things.

True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries Edited by Valerie Nye and Kathy Barco Chicago, IL: ALA Editions, ISBNsoftcover pages, $ Despite its title, True Stories of Censorship Battles in America’s Libraries isn’t full of tales of battle. Some of the brushes with censorship described.