Books: City of Thieves by David Benioff Removed from Fort Myers, Florida High School
Fort Myers High School in Florida has removed City of Thieves, a novel by David Benioff, one of the creators of HBO’s Game of Thrones, from the 10th grade curriculum. The Florida Education Defenders, a group of education and free expression advocates led by the National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC), has written to Lee County school officials to voice opposition to their removal of the acclaimed novel.
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.