Suburban LA County Pulls Manga Textbook

posted on 2006-04-14 12:55 EDT by Jonathan Mays
The San Bernadino, CA, County libraries have pulled Paul Gravett's Manga: Sixty Years of Japanese Comics from circulation following a request from Bill Postmus, Chairman of the county's Board of Supervisors. "That book is absolutely inappropriate for a public library and as soon as I was made aware of it yesterday, I ordered it to be removed immediately," he said in a press release.

This article has a follow-up: LA Area College to Display Banned Manga Book (2006-05-04 11:19)

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