CBLDF Talks Banned Comics at Berkeley Public Library

banned-comics-224x300If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, join CBLDF at 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Berkeley Public Library South Branch (1901 Russell, Berkeley, CA) for “Banned Comics in America,” a presentation by CBLDF Web Editor Betsy Gomez.

A warm-up for Banned Books Week, which starts Sunday, Gomez will talk about why comics are frequently challenged and discuss several titles that have been targeted by censors, including Jeff Smith’s Bone and Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis. The presentation will be include tips on how to deal with a challenge and ways to get involved, including Banned Books Week events.

Get ready for Banned Books Week by joining CBLDF Web Editor Betsy Gomez tonight at the Berkeley Public Library South Branch from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. for “Banned Comics in America”!

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