Obscenity, Censorship and the Mails - II

de Grazia, Edward
January 1956
New Republic;1/30/56, Vol. 134 Issue 5, p17
The article presents information on the censorship of literature. All the authors and publishers whose works have been censored or suppressed by the Department had something to say about sexual relations, sexual behavior and sexual morality. They said it in very different ways and with varying degrees of accomplishment. Most of what they said was debatable. But what they had to say and what new authors and publishers now have to say may be of some social importance, for the community of men seems never completely to have solved its sexual problems, just as it has never fully solved its economic, social, religious and political problems.


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