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Banned Books Week (October 1 - 7, 2023): INFO

Banned Books Week (October 1 - 7, 2023) - Celebrate the freedom to read!

About Banned Books Week

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Celebrating Your Freedom to Read!
October 1 - 7, 2023
Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment.  Held during the last week of September, Banned Books Week highlights the benefits of free and open access to information while drawing attention to the harms of censorship by spotlighting actual or attempted bannings of books across the United States. For more info on banned books and intellectual freedom, visit or

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