LitReactor: the supplemental material

Sep 21

prettybooks:

It’s Banned Books Week!I think I speak for all of us when I say that challenging or banning books just makes us want to read them more. Here’s what I’ve been reading this week so far on the subject of books and censorship:

Banned Books Week.orgThe Top 10 Challenged TitlesBooks Challenged or Banned 2012-2013 11 Quotes From Authors On Censorship & Banned Books15 Books Banned For The Most Absurd Reasons Ever12 Crazy Reasons Why Books Have Been Banned12 Signs You’re A Banned Book ReaderOn the “Banned” Wagon: The Month in Book ChallengesAmerica’s Most Surprising Banned Books A Chat With Rainbow Rowell About Love and CensorshipPenguin Presents: Authors Stand Up for Free SpeechPatrick Ness’s Top 10 ‘Unsuitable’ Books for TeenagersGiving Voice to the Voiceless: Author Ellen Hopkins

prettybooks:

It’s Banned Books Week!
I think I speak for all of us when I say that challenging or banning books just makes us want to read them more. Here’s what I’ve been reading this week so far on the subject of books and censorship:

Banned Books Week.org

The Top 10 Challenged Titles

Books Challenged or Banned 2012-2013 

11 Quotes From Authors On Censorship & Banned Books

15 Books Banned For The Most Absurd Reasons Ever

12 Crazy Reasons Why Books Have Been Banned

12 Signs You’re A Banned Book Reader

On the “Banned” Wagon: The Month in Book Challenges

America’s Most Surprising Banned Books

A Chat With Rainbow Rowell About Love and Censorship

Penguin Presents: Authors Stand Up for Free Speech

Patrick Ness’s Top 10 ‘Unsuitable’ Books for Teenagers

Giving Voice to the Voiceless: Author Ellen Hopkins

(via literatureismyutopia)

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In this one-week course, you’ll learn the basics of selling yourself and your work like a pro, from social media to bio-writing and media outreach.

Every Stephen King Novel Summarized in 140 Characters or Less -

Sep 20

this-spark-is-enough:

I have so many books that I want to read,

but none that I want to read right now.

Therefore, I must buy more books.

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Michael Chabon's Punk Record For Sale -


What do we know as truth and how can we reach beyond it to grab at the infinite? Poetry is primal. Dig deep into your creative process in this two-week bootcamp.

What do we know as truth and how can we reach beyond it to grab at the infinite? Poetry is primal. Dig deep into your creative process in this two-week bootcamp.

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Sep 19

courfiusette:

eighttwotwopointthreethree:

shakespeare’s characters are more or less equally divided between “DO IT FOR THE VINE” and “YOU HAD ONE JOB”

(via enigmaticrose)

“My brain hums with scraps of poetry and madness.” — Virginia Woolf  (via petrichour)

(Source: observando, via enigmaticrose)