Let’s see what Molly Tanner and Aaron Fulk have to say about Banned Books Week…
Pilar and Alex have their own unique takes on Banned Books Week as they examine censorship in Francoist Spain and comic books.
Banned Books Week continues with Drew Yerys and Jaime Meline talking about their favorite banned or challenged books.
September 25-29, 2017, is Banned Books Week, and the MA Library is here to fight for your right to read! Protests, demonstrations, and boycotts are an integral part of American democracy, but free speech is perhaps the most fundamental yet complex right we have. On one hand, everyone should have the right to speak (whether … More Banned Books Week: Day One
New this week at the MA Library… Fiction Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust Mina’s mother is dead, and her magician father is so vicious that he father cut out her heart and replaced it with one of glass. When she moves to Whitespring Castle and sees its king for the first … More New Books for the Week of 9/18/2017
TW/CW: racist language, death On September 15, 1963, a bomb planted by white supremacists in the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, killed four girls: 14-year-old Addie Mae Collins, 14-year-old Cynthia Wesley, 14-year-old Carole Robertson, and 11-year-old Denise McNair. Several others were severely injured, including 12-year-old Sarah Collins who lost not only her older … More “We Know Better. We Created the Day. We Bear the Judgment.”
New this week at the MA Library… Comics B.P.R.D.: Plague of Frogs vol. 1 In 2001, Hellboy quit the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense, leaving Abe Sapien to lead Liz Sherman and a bizarre roster of special agents, defending the world from occult threats, including the growing menace of the frog army, first spotted … More New Books for the Week of 9/11/2017