This guide provides complementary content to the exhibit Banned Books: A Century of Challenges, Censorship, and Court Cases. This exhibit features materials from UMW Special Collections and University Archives and is currently installed on the second floor of Simpson Library outside of the Special Collections Reading Room.
Please use the links below to access audio narration of context provided about each author featured in our exhibit. We also have a pdf transcript of the author information featuring citations and all source material.
Research and writing by Jamie Van Doren '23 and SCUA staff
Exhibit installation by Jamie Van Doren '23, Kathleen Martin '23, and SCUA staff
Audio narration by SCUA staff
Please click the links below for brief biographical information on each author and a short discussion of their challenged works.