Banned Books Week

Public burning of "un-German" books in the Opernplatz. Berlin, Germany, May 10, 1933.

It’s Banned Books Week—a time to celebrate intellectual freedom. The Banned Books Week theme, “Think for Yourself and Let Others Do the Same,” had me wondering about the history of book burning. In the Book Thief, book burning plays a part. Read more about this dark period in history in the Holocaust Encyclopedia from United States Memorial Holocaust Museum.

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