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UNLV Libraries Banned Books Buffet

September 26, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT


Explore a banned or challenged book at the UNLV University Libraries Banned Books Buffet on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 2-4 p.m. in the Amargosa Room at Lied Library in Las Vegas. Celebrate your freedom to read and right to choose during Banned Books Week!

Every year there are hundreds of attempts to remove banned books from schools and libraries. The Banned Books Buffet is an annual event celebrating your right to choose what to read. Explore books like Catcher in the RyeHarry Potter, and Captain Underpants. Fight censorship, read a banned or challenged book, learn about intellectual freedom, have a snack, and more at this event.

For more information, contact Amanda Melilli at amanda.melilli@unlv.edu or Rosan Mitola at rosan.mitola@unlv.edu.

If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Lonnie Marshall in the UNLV University Libraries Administration Office in advance at 702-895-4517 or lonnie.marshall@unlv.edu.


UNLV Lied Library
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89145 United States
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