Posts Tagged as ‘Stephen Chbosky’

November 1, 2010

Bob Simon interviews Barbara Jones and Stephen Chbosky

OIF Director Barbara Jones was a featured guest on this weekend’s Bob Edwards radio show.  Edwards is the erstwhile host of NPR’s Morning Edition, and has had his own show on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio since 2004.  Listen to them talk about banned/challenged books and privacy on this podcast. And as a bonus, check out this […]

October 1, 2010

Spotlight on Censorship – The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky “The trouble with free speech is that it insists on living up to its name.” — Jonathan Yardley The sometimes charming, sometimes heartbreaking The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky is a delightful coming-of-age-tale that captures the bittersweet tumult of high school.  It has been […]