Video from the National Coalition Against Censorship’s Banned Books Readout Booth at the 2011 Brooklyn Book Festival. Over 100 festival-goers read aloud from our Banned Books Library for our cameras in honor of Banned Books Week (Sept 24-Oct 1). Download a PDF of our library titles, including why they were challenged or banned, here:

See more from the Banned Books Week Virtual Readout here:

Music: “subscribe to the new internationalist” by tzara, licensed under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License. Courtesy of