Banned Books Week videos

Banned Books Week is taking place Sept. 22-28, 2013. The yearly event celebrates the freedom to read and brings celebrities, authors and more together to dicuss the harms of banning books. Flip through the videos to hear Whoopi Goldberg and more talk about censorship and see various lists of the most commonly banned books. Find out more about Banned Books Week and the events being held for it here.

  • Banned Books Week 2013

  • Whoopi Goldberg reads Shel Silverstein.

  • Judy Blume talks about banned books.

  • Donna Jo Napoli: What Children (and Everyone Else) Need to Read

  • 10 Banned Books

  • 10 Banned Children's Books

  • The 100 Most Frequently Banned Books from 1990-2000.

  • Authors discuss censorship for the Banned Books.