Saturday, October 6, 2012

Banned Books Week Virtual Read-out

Today marks the final day of the 30th annual celebration of Banned Books Week (Sept. 30 - Oct. 6), sponsored by the American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression (ABFFE). Last year more than 800 people posted videos of themselves reading from banned books during an Internet read-out on YouTube. This 2-minute video, produced by Arizona bookstore Bookmans, launched the national read-out:


3 comments:

rosaria williams said...

Nicole, dropping in to tell you how much I'm enjoying your blog, though I don't often take the time to leave comments.

This blog is a treasure!

Nicole R. Zimmerman said...

Rosario,
Thank you! If there was a dedicated reader award, I'd give it to you!
--Nicole

Tess Wixted said...

Thank you for this, Nicole. What a brilliant homage to words and thoughts and humanity.

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