Students read banned books with author Cecil Castellucci


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Leni Maiai

Students and faculty packed the Presentation Room of the Oviatt Library Wednesday as students read excerpts from books that have been banned and censored throughout American history to celebrate banned books week.

The event featured speeches from Elizabeth Blakey, assistant professor of journalism and First Amendment scholar, along with renowned author Cecil Castellucci.

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