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10 Instances Of Literary Censorship

Censors: Shielding the youth of the world from curse words and genitals.

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Censorship of literature never works. The act of censorship itself only imbues the original text with a newfound mystique. That something could be offensive enough for it to be permanently altered only makes the original that much more exciting.

Censorship also provides a few quite absurd moments to analyze. Here’s a sampling of some of the more ridiculous instances of censorship affecting titles you likely know and love:

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