Obscene in the Extreme: Talking about Banned Books

In Ed's Perspective by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka Yes, it still happens…and not just in Texas. Books continue to get banned in the United States. Believe it. As a teenager in Detroit I remember the consternation that filled a librarians face when I requested a copy of Lolita to read and was duly informed that it was deemed “inappropriate” reading material for the citizens of …