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Banned Book Week

September 30-October 6, 2012

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Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle With India

2012

Banned in parts of India. A Santa Cruz (CA) educational organization, Foundation for Excellence, canceled an event planned in honor of the Pultzer Prize winning author. The foundation provides scholarships for students in India and canceled the event after the biography hinted a homosexual relationship between Gandhi and a German named Hermann Kallenbach. The Foundation "didn't want to be involved with any controversy."

2011

Banned in parts of India. A Santa Cruz (CA) educational organization, Foundation for Excellence, canceled an event planned in honor of the Pultzer Prize winning author. The foundation provides scholarships for students in India and canceled the event after the biography hinted a homosexual relationship between Gandhi and a German named Hermann Kallenbach.


Held at Marshall (Drinko Library - DS481.G3 L337 2011).




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