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Banned Books and Teen Ethics

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05/16/2006

Young adult novels by Robert Cormier have been consistently placed on the ALA's list of banned books with censors citing issues of sexuality, language, and violence. Cormier's books, however, provide a point for ethical conversation among teens, parents, teachers, and librarians. This seminar examines the philosophical ethics of Cormier's writing and offers strategies for facilitating ethics-based discussions with student groups. Jeffrey Aubuchon, Professor at Fitchburg State College and St. Anselm College presents.

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