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Literature suppressed on sexual grounds

Author: Dawn B Sova
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2006.
Series: Facts on File library of world literature.; Banned books (2006)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Examines the history and issues surrounding more than one hundred works challenged for sexual content, including "Sophie's Choice" by William Styron, "Sex" by Madonna, and "Forever" by Judy Blume.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dawn B Sova
ISBN: 0816062722 9780816062720
OCLC Number: 62172822
Description: xviii, 350 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Works discussed in this volume : Alice series (Phyllis Reynolds Naylor) --
Always running, La Vida Loca : gang days in L.A. (Luis T. Rodriguez) --
America (the book) : a citizen's guide to democracy inaction (Jon Stewart, Ben Karlin, David Javerbaum) --
An American tragedy (Theodore Dreiser) --
The Arabian nights, or The thousand and one nights (Sir Richard Burton, trans.) --
The art of love, Ars Amatoria (Ovid, Publius Ovidius Naso) --
Bessie Cotter (Wallace Smith) --
The bluest eye (Toni Morrison) --
Boy (James Hanley) --
The buffalo tree (Adam Rapp) --
Candide (Voltaire, François Marie Arouet Voltaire) --
Candy (Maxwell Kenton) --
The carpetbaggers (Harold Robbins) --
Casanova's homecoming, Casanova's heimfahrt (Arthur Schnitzler) --
The Chinese room (Vivian Connell) --
Christine (Stephen King) --
The clan of the cave bear (Jean Auel) --
Confessions (Jean-Jacques Rousseau) --
The decameron (Giovanni Boccaccio) --
The deer park (Norman Mailer) --
The devil rides outside (John Howard Griffin) --
The diary of Samuel Pepys (Samuel Pepys) --
Droll stories (Honoré de Balzac) --
Dubliners (James Joyce) --
Eat me (Linda Jaivin) --
Fanny Hill, or memoirs of a woman of pleasure (John Cleland) --
The fifteen plagues of a maidenhead (Anonymous) --
Flowers for Algernon (Daniel Keyes) --
The flowers of evil, Les fleurs du mal (Charles Baudelaire) --
Forever (Judy Blume) --
Forever Amber (Kathleen Winsor) --
From here to eternity (James Jones) --
The genius (Theodore Dreiser) --
The gilded hearse (Charles O. Gorham) --
The ginger man (J.P. Donleavy) --
The goats (Brock Cole) --
God's little acre (Erskine Caldwell) --
The group (Mary McCarthy) --
Hagar Revelly (Daniel Carson Goodman). The handmaid's tale (Margaret Atwood) --
The heptameron, L'heptameron ou histoires des amans fortunez (Marguerite d'Angoulême, Queen of Navarre) --
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling (Henry Fielding) --
Homo sapiens (Stanley Przybyskzewski) --
How to make love like a porn star (Jenna Jameson) --
If it die (André Gide) --
Isle of pines (Henry Neville) --
It's perfectly normal : changing bodies, growing up, sex, and sexual health (Robbie H. Harris) --
Janet March (Floyd Dell) --
Jude the obscure (Thomas Hardy) --
Jurgen : a comedy of justice (James Branch Cabell) --
Justine, or the misfortunes of virtue Juliette, her sister, or the prosperities of vice (Marquis de Sade) --
The kama sutra of Vatsayana (Sir Richard Burton, F.F. Arbuthnot, translators) --
The Kreutzer sonata (Leo Tolstoy) --
Ladies in the parlor (Jim Tully) --
Lady Chatterley's lover (D.H. Lawrence) --
La Terre, the earth (Émile Zola) --
Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov) --
The lustful Turk (Anonymous) --
Madame Bovary (Gustave Flaubert) --
Madeleine (Anonymous) --
Mademoiselle de Maupin (Théophile Gautier) --
The maid of Orleans, La pucelle (François-Marie Arouet Voltaire) --
Memoires (Giovanni Casanova de Seingalt) --
Memoirs of a young rakehell (Guillaume Apollinaire) --
Memoirs of Hecate County (Edmund Wilson) --
The merry muses of Caledonia (Robert Burns) --
Moll Flanders (Daniel Defoe) --
My life and loves (Frank Harris) --
A night in a Moorish harem (Anonymous) --
November, Novembre (Gustave Flaubert) --
The 120 days of Sodom, Les 120 journées de Sodome (Marquis de Sade) --
Our lady of the flowers, Notre-Dame des fleurs (Jean Genet) --
Outlaw representation (Richard Meyer) --
Pamela, or virtue rewarded (Samuel Richardson). Pansies (D.H. Lawrence) --
The perfumed garden (Sir Richard Burton, trans.) --
Peyton Place (Grace Metalious) --
The philanderer (Stanley Kauffmann) --
Poems and ballads (Algernon Charles Swinburne) --
Point counter point (Aldous Huxley) --
Rabbit, run (John Updike) --
The rainbow (D.H. Lawrence) --
Replenishing Jessica (Max Bodenheim) --
Sanctuary (William Faulkner) --
Sari says (Sari Locker) --
The satyricon (Gaius Petronius Arbiter) --
September in Quinze (Vivian Connell) --
Serenade (James M. Cain) --
Sex (Madonna) --
Sexus (Henry Miller) --
Shanghai baby (Wei Hui, Zhou Weihui) --
Simon called Peter (Robert Keable) --
1601 : a fireside conversation in ye time of Queen Elizabeth (Mark Twain) --
Sleeveless errand (Norah C. James) --
Snow falling on cedars (David Guterson) --
Sophie's choice (William Styron) --
A story teller's holiday (George Moore) --
Studs Lonigan : a trilogy (James T. Farrell) --
Susan Lenox : her fall and rise (David Graham Phillips) --
Sweeter than life (Mark Tyron) --
Ten North Frederick (John O'Hara) --
Tess of the d'Urbervilles (Thomas Hardy) --
Then again, maybe I won't (Judy Blume) --
The thief's journal (Jean Genet) --
Three weeks (Elinor Glyn) --
Tobacco road (Erskine Caldwell) --
Tragic ground (Erskine Caldwell) --
Trilby (George du Maurier) --
The triumph of death (Gabriele D'Annunzio) --
Tropic of Cancer (Henry Miller) --
Tropic of Capricorn (Henry Miller) --
Ulysses (James Joyce) --
Venus and Tannhauser, Under the hill (Aubrey Beardsley) --
The wild palms (William Faulkner) --
Women in love (D.H. Lawrence) --
Women on top : how real life changed women's sexual fantasies (Nancy Friday) --
A young girl's diary (Anonymous).
Series Title: Facts on File library of world literature.; Banned books (2006)
Other Titles: Sexual grounds
Responsibility: Dawn B. Sova ; preface by Ken Wachsberger.

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Examines the issues underlying the suppression of more than 100 works deemed sexually obscene, which include "America" by Jon Stewart, "Sex" by Madonna, and more.  Read more...
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