Tyranny of Parents: Banning Shel Silverstein
Warning: What you are about to read contains profanity, vile, morbid, and anti-parent material, suggestive illustrations, subliminal messages that glorify Satan, suicide, cannibalism, disrespect for truth and legitimate authority,… More
PEN Banned Books Week Hangout on Air with Sherman Alexie
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In Jan I'm co-leading a 4-day virtual workshop series for college faculty.
"Campus for All: Fostering Open and Respectful Exchange" will help profs balance free speech, academic freedom and inclusion.
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Book bans, protest restrictions, educational gag orders... 2021 has been packed with free expression controversies. Let’s make 2022 the year youth voices fight back! Apply now to PEN America’s 2022 Free Speech Advocacy Institute for students: http://bit.ly/3CCyDSR