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    Banned Books Week

    Ohrstrom Library is celebrating Banned Books Week with a special display. Stop by the front desk of the library to see the “Burning Book” display created by Mrs. Kittler, designed to bring attention to the challenges to the First Amendment that censorship brings. Her book sculpture was created from a previously damaged and discarded book which she further aged and singed to create the illusion of a burning book. A sign that says “This book donated itself to Library Science” accompanies the display, as well as a cart full of books that have at one time been banned or challenged for their contents. Banned Books Week is being celebrated across…