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Oxford University Opens Explicit Book Collection After 100 Years

Madonna and Oscar Wilde have more in common than their status as icons of the LGBT+ community: they're both authors of 'obscene' works. After 136 years of censorship, Oxford University is opening its restricted collection—one of the world's largest—to the public in a historic exhibition.

5 Astounding Books About War and Its Consequences

Since the dawn of time, war has been a fact of life. Everyday, armed force struggle, sacrificing their bodies and lives for a thousand different reasons, and as a result, war is a key theme in literature around the world. Here are five astounding books about war that will truly reveal the consequ

5 Most Frequently Banned LGBT+ Classics

October is LGBTQIA+ History Month, which means it's time to celebrate the stories so many writers and individuals have been (and sometimes still are) unable to tell. These five novels have persisted through ruthless bans and censorship efforts to fill our hearts and our bookcases.


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