Sex, literature, and censorship

by D. H. Lawrence

Publisher: Viking Press in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Sex in literature -- Censorship,
  • Love in literature -- Censorship,
  • Erotic literature -- Censorship

Edition Notes

Statementby D.H. Lawrence; edited by Harry T. Moore.
SeriesCompass books ;, C58
ContributionsMoore, Harry Thornton,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6023.A93 S4 1959
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5790178M
ISBN 100670000582
LC Control Number59065295
OCLC/WorldCa611149

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Melissa Kelly,is a secondary school teacher, instructional designer, and the author of "The Everything New Teacher Book: A Survival Guide for the First Year and Beyond." While reading Adventures of Huckleberry Finn in school, teachers often spend full class periods discussing a very important issue: Mark Twain's use of the 'n' word.

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Sexual content is one of the most frequent targets of censorship. Programs that teach “abstinence-only sex education” censor information about contraception, HIV/AIDS, safe sex, LGBTQ issues and abortion.

Objections to nudity or LGBTQ material spur efforts to censor art, theater, television, and film. Descriptions of sexual situations in literature result in book. Steven Poole gets rational with Stephen Toulmin's Return to Reason, and bound up with Sex, Literature and Censorship, by Jonathan Dollimore Steven Poole Fri 29 Jun EDT First published.

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Book censorship is the act of some authority taking measures to suppress ideas and information within a book. Censorship is "the regulation of free speech and other forms of entrenched authority".

Censors typically identify as either a concerned parent, community members who react to a text without reading, or local or national organizations. Marshall University Library defines a banned book. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lawrence, D.H. (David Herbert), Sex, literature, and censorship.

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“For modernist writers,” Birmingham writes, “literature was a battle against an obsolete civilisation Censorship was the tyranny of established cultural standards.” Knowledge of the book’s reception is read back into its author’s intentions, almost as if Joyce wrote the book in order to expose the stupidity of obscenity law.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Censorship in schools may be limiting your child.

Learn how book censorship in schools is adding to the growing problem of censorship in America. The Statistics of Censorship S.F. Whitaker wherein anything related to sex is minimal and by no means the central point of these books. reported books run the spectrum of available literature.

From classic to sci-fi, books are reported right and left because they are perceived inappropriate for an age group on some level. Sex, Literature and Censorship: Essays Author Lawrence, D. H.; Harry T. Moore [Editor] Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Fine Jacket condition Near Fine Quantity available 1 Edition 1st Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Twayne Publishers Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords LITERATURE, Edition: 1st Edition.

The age level for which a book is intended does not guarantee that someone won't try to censor it. Though the emphasis seems to be on challenges to children's and young adult (YA) books some years more than others, attempts are also continually mounted to restrict access to certain adult books, often books that are taught in high school.

Types of Objections against Books. Profanity: Books are often challenged for the language they contain, even though profanity is often used in literature to convey social or historical context, local dialect or simply to better depict reactions to real-life situations.

Books such as Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck and Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut have been challenged or. Edgy novels about sex, drugs and suicide are increasingly banned from libraries and classrooms even though the novel won the US National Book award for young people's literature.

Featuring 14 Author: Liz Bury.Soviet censorship largely ended in under Mikhail Gorbachev's policy of glasnost (openness). In Britain during the 19th and 20th cent., the object of censorship has most often been literature regarded as obscene.

With the passage of the Obscene Publications Act inthere followed many criminal prosecutions and seizures of books.