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Traffic Zone Gallery Reception: Banned

August 12, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


“Any book worth banning is a book worth reading” – Isaac Asimov
What An international exhibition inviting artists to consider the banned book.

Harriet Bart
Julie Baugnet
Doug Beube
Vesna Kittelson
Steven McCarthy
Jon Neuse
Erica Spitzer Rasmussen
Cathy Ryan
CB Sherlock
Mickey Smith
Elysa Voshell
Karen Wirth

When 8/7/23 – 9/8/23
Public Reception: 8/12/23 – 6-7:30 PM

Gallery Hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00 AM to 5 PM or by appointment: Text Jon Neuse 612 201 3386
Info: trafficzoneart@gmail.com
Where Traffic Zone Gallery at Traffic Zone Center for Visual Art
250-3 rd Ave N. Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401
Metered parking on the street

Books have been banned in the United States since the 17 th century. Book banning is
the most widespread form of censorship in the United States, with children’s literature
being the primary target. Book bans in schools increased by 28% in the first half of the
2022-23 academic year according to Pen American. Controversy over banned books
continues today as a widespread form of global censorship.


August 12, 2023
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Traffic Zone Center for Visual Arts
250 3rd Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States
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