Monday, September 22, 2014
September: Banned Books Week (Display 3) Banned Books
For the last Banned Books display I decided to make paper chains with locks. One of our Student Library Assistants cut out several strips of black construction paper and stapled them together to form long paper chains. I drew locks onto construction paper and cut them out and then taped them onto the chains.
I also made up caution signs in Photoshop and cut them out and placed them on some of the books.
I saw several displays on Pinterest that were using the ALA's Forbidden graphic on their books. I liked how it looked so I printed out several and pasted them onto the books as well.
I printed out three images using quotes and pictures I found on Buzzfeeds "11 Quotes from Authors on Censorship and Banned Books"
For the top of the bookcase I made a Banned Books sign using ALA graphics: