The Dismissal of Miss Ruth Brown: Civil Rights, Censorship, and the American Library

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The Dismissal of Miss Ruth Brown: Civil Rights, Censorship, and the American Library - Robbins, Louise S

In 1950 Ruth W. Brown, librarian at the Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Public Library, was summarily dismissed from her job after thirty years of exemplary service, ostensibly because she had circulated subversive materials. In truth, however, Brown was fired because she had become active in promoting racial equality and had helped form a group ... Read More

The Dismissal of Miss Ruth Brown: Civil Rights, Censorship, and the American Library 2001, University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN-13: 9780806133140

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