ERIC Number: EJ296983
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
The Censorship of the "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn": An Investigation.
Cloonan, Michele V.
Top of the News, v40 n2 p189-96 Win 1984
Explores reasons why "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" has been continuously censored from its publication in 1885 to present. Historical precedents for censorship of library materials in the United States and specific censorship attempts are discussed. Controversial passages are examined in light of both praise and criticism. Thirty-three references are cited. (EJS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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