censorship http://kvpr.org en 'Grapes Of Wrath' And The Politics of Book Burning http://kvpr.org/post/grapes-wrath-and-politics-book-burning Sept. 29 marks the beginning of the American Library Association's annual "Banned Books Week," a commemoration of all the books that have ever been removed from library shelves and classrooms. Politics, religion, sex, witchcraft — people give a lot of reasons for wanting to ban books, says Judith Krug of the ALA, but most often the bannings are about fear. <p>"They're not afraid of the book; they're afraid of the ideas," says Krug. Fri, 15 Jul 2011 05:23:00 +0000 Lynn Neary 11778 at http://kvpr.org 'Grapes Of Wrath' And The Politics of Book Burning