- Jamal Joseph Reads “Lepidoptera or Butterflies” by Richard Miller
Jamal Joseph Reads “Lepidoptera or Butterflies” by Richard Miller
Jamal Joseph reads Richard Miller’s “Lepidoptera or Butterflies,” first-place winner for poetry in PEN’s 2009 Prison Writing Contest, at the 2009 event Breakout: Voices from Inside.
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1 person filed a complaint.
District formed a committee.
Committee voted unanimously to keep the book.
School board didn't like the committee's decision.
So now they've just... overridden it.
This is book banning.
This is Keller ISD.
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