ERIC Number: EJ577006
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
"The Day They Came to Arrest the Book": Censorship and a Civil Debate.
Berger, Peter N.
Teaching and Learning Literature with Children and Young Adults, v8 n1 p27-31 Sep-Oct 1998
Describes the book "The Day They Came to Arrest the Book," which tells the story of a controversy involving a teacher, students, parents, administrators, and school board regarding the attempt to ban in one school district Mark Twain's book "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." Lists 10 activities intended to stimulate student response. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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