Category: Publishing News

https://bannedbooksweek.org/
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Banned Books Week 2018

Banning Books Silences Stories A sure way to keep a society from freedom is to control its literature and media. Take a look at the lists of children’s and young adult books that have been contested in the past. I’m not saying that all children should read these books, but parents should make that determination...

Are Sensitivity Readers Really Necessary?
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Are Sensitivity Readers Really Necessary?

In the search for an all-inclusive (and politically correct) story, some authors are writing from the perspective of “marginalized” characters. While I understand authors tend to be students of human nature, and want to reach outside their experiences, I think writing from a multicultural viewpoint you do not understand is just pandering to the current...