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No disclaimer for college graphic novel course
A California community college has opted not to include a disclaimer on a graphic novels course that was recently protested by a student for the mature content of "Persepolis," "The Sandman," "Fun Home" and "Y: The Last Man."
College declines student’s request to ban ‘Persepolis,’ ‘Sandman’
Crafton Hills College President Cheryl A. Marshall has clarified that graphic novels contested by a student will not be banned or removed from the course's syllabus.
Student, parents want college to ban ‘Sandman,’ ‘Persepolis,’ more
Objecting to the content of some of the graphic novels required for an English class, a California college student wants to have the "garbage" banned from campus.
Comics A.M. | Calgary Expo ejects GamerGate-affiliated group
Conventions | Calgary Expo organizers asked an exhibitor to leave after learning the group had misrepresented itself and is affiliated with GamerGate. The group, Honey Badger Radio, raised money through …
South Carolina library pulls Alan Moore’s Neonomicon
The director of the Greenville County Public Library system in South Carolina has decided to remove Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows’ Neonomicon from library shelves following a patron complaint — …