Tuesday September 23, 6:30 pm at Weaver.
Weaver Library and the ACLU of Rhode Island celebrate the freedom to read during national Banned Books Week. John W. Dineen, an ACLU volunteer attorney for over twenty years, will open the program with brief remarks on First Amendment rights. Living Literature will present Authors on Censorship, a 25-minute dramatic reading using selections from authors such as Harper Lee, Ray Bradbury, Judy Blume, and Salman Rushdie, as they talk about the impact of censorship on their writing. Light refreshments will be served.