- Babette’s Feast 2.0: 101 Spring Street
Babette’s Feast 2.0: 101 Spring Street
For this second reading in a dinner setting, the Festival invites you to pull up a chair at 101 Spring Street. Recently opened in the former SoHo studio of Nordic-rooted sculptor and designer Donald Judd, it’s the perfect place to commemorate Blixen’s tale of love and generosity, surrounded by Judd’s exquisitely spare objects, each created to enhance—rather than distract from—its environs.
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UPDATE. Now being unbanned...
Following our outcry @PENamerica, the Alpine school district in UT will *no longer* be removing 52 books outright, but "temporarily restricting" them, so that parents can opt their kids into being allowed to read them if they so choose. #FReadom /1 https://twitter.com/PENamerica/status/1554209510134525952
The Vandegrift High School #BannedBookClub is one of many teen-led efforts nationwide.
“Teachers are afraid of losing their jobs,” @jonfreadom said. “Principals only have so much that they can do in the face of school boards. But students can protest. Students can speak out.”
How do books end up banned in schools? It’s not the rational process you might think it is, explains #PENAmerica’s book bans expert @jonfreadom (Jonathan Friedman). In one #Florida school district, a warning label has been stuck on a book about babies. #censorship #freadom #1A