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Banning Oz: Wicked Writers Discuss Book Challenges

September 11, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Free

For the past century, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has faced book bans and challenges. In modern times, the revisionist novel Wicked and its hugely popular musical adaptation have faced similar censorship around the country. Gregory Maguire, author of Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, and Winnie Holzman, bookwriter of the musical adaptation Wicked, come together for a chat about the cultural significance of the Land of Oz and why such popular stories face backlash.

https://authorsguild.org/event/banning-oz-wicked-writers-discuss-book-challenges/ 

Details

Date:
September 11, 2023
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://authorsguild.org/event/banning-oz-wicked-writers-discuss-book-challenges/

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Authors Guild
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2125635904
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support@authorsguild.org
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