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    Name: The Horror! The Horror: Comics, Censorship, and the Comics Code
    Date: September 25, 2018
    Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    This talk will explore the 'Comic Book Scare' of the 1950's (mostly centered around Dr. Frederic Wertham's book Seduction of the Innocent and his allegations of comics contributing to juvenile delinquency) and how comics have become closer than any medium to having content dictated by the federal government.
    Location:
    Greenwood Library 209A/B
    Date/Time Information:
    September 25 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    Contact Information:
    Vicki Palmer palmervm@longwood.edu
    Fees/Admission:
    Free
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