ODU Libraries invite you to participate in #BannedBooksWeek coming up later this month! Hundreds of books are banned from American public schools and libraries each year due to racial, LGBTQ, sexual, and religious content.

Join Alicia DeFonzo, senior lecturer, on September 28th and 30th to learn more about the history of banning books and how to build awareness.

September 28: Wanted on Suspicion of Reading and Thinking - Take a Mugshot with Your Favorite Banned Book to Spread Awareness, Perry Library Entrance, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

September 30: American Dystopia: Stop Reading, Perry Library, Conference Room 1310, 12:30pm to 1:15pm * Attendees may also click here to virtually join the event!