Every year, bookstores, libraries, universities, and organizations host engaging programs that spotlight censorship. Are you hosting an event for Banned Books Week? Putting up a display? Let us know about it, and we’ll share it here for the world to find!

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Banned Books with Bookmans Mesa 2021!

Virtual Event

Join Drag Story Hour-AZ and Bookmans Mesa for a virtual Banned Books Week story hour with Felica Minor!  Felicia will read: I Am Enough by Grace Byers I Am Jazz by Jazz Jennings Monster Trouble by Lane Fredrickson Dr. David Boyles will join Felicia to discuss a recent U.S. school district's ban on anti-racist books and ... Read More


Celebrating Banned Books Week at Scuppernong Books

Scuppernong Books 304 South Elm Street, Greensboro, NC

Banned Books Week is an annual event that celebrates open access to books in our schools, libraries, and communities. This year, PEN America will be celebrating the week in North Carolina with a full day of activities. The morning will start at 11am ET with a drag queen sidewalk storytime in partnership with Stonewall Sports – ... Read More