Banned Books Week 2005 is September 24October 1
kamins at dogeared.com
Fri Sep 23 12:32:38 EDT 2005
On Sep 23, 2005, at 6:13 AM, Clare Imholtz wrote:
> That's another contest idea--all ML titles that were
> on the Index. I'll bet there are more than a couple.
> Reading a book on the Index meant you were immediately
> condemned to hell, as I recall
Only until the second Vatican Council in 1962. :-D
The list was quite extensive and included such ML notables as
Laurence Sterne, Voltaire, Daniel Defoe, Honor de Balzac, Jean-Paul
Sartre, and almost all your favorite philosophers and political
thinkers -- almost anyone who might get you to think.
As I recall, reading Thomas Aquinas and Augustine was OK (under close
supervision, of course).
"We must be the change we want to see in the world." ~ Gandhi
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