Banned Books in Australia A Special Collections-Art in the Library Exhibition

Selected Stories from the Exhibition

James Baldwin, Another Country (banned 1963–1966)

Honore de Balzac, Droll Stories (banned 1901–1923)

Censorship and the ‘Rights’ to Life and Death: The Peaceful Pill Handbook

Robert Close, Love Me Sailor (banned 1946–1960)

Lawson Glassop, We Were the Rats (banned and publisher sued for obscenity, 1946)

The Golden Lotus (restricted 1948–1969)

Frank Hardy, Power Without Glory (withdrawn in Victoria 1950, released 1951)

Obscenity and Bill Henson

John Hill, Lucina sine concubitu: A letter humbly address’d to the Royal Society

James Joyce, Ulysses

D. H. Lawrence, Lady Chatterley's Lover

The Liberator: A Weekly Radical and Freethought Paper

Norman Lindsay, Redheap (banned 1930–1958)

The Little Red School Book (banned in Queensland and Victoria, 1972)

Norman Mailer, Why Are We In Vietnam?

Ern Malley, ‘The Darkening Ecliptic’ (banned in South Australia 1944)

The Melbourne Star Debate

Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita (banned 1958–1965)

George Orwell, Down and Out in Paris and London

Katherine Pritchard, Coonardoo: The Well in the Shadow

J. P. De River, The Sexual Criminal

Ross’s Magazine of Protest, Personality and Progress

Philip Roth, Portnoy’s Complaint (banned 1969)

J. D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye (banned 1956–1957)

Christina Stead, Letty Fox: Her Luck (banned 1947–1958)

Wilhelm Stekel, Sadism and Masochism

The Yippies

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