RESPONDby sharing your own memories, reflections, and responses to the issues explored in this site andREADthose of other visitors. Select a category on the right to read or respond to different themes.
Authors Have you read any of the burned books? Admired any of the artists? Did it surprise you that the Nazis targeted non-German authors? READ or RESPOND(32 postings)
Censorship during wartime Can ideas threaten a nation? Is censorship ever justified? READ or RESPOND(39 postings)
Immediate American Responses The Nazi book burnings were an attempt to restrict the German reading public's free access to ideas. Share your thoughts on why Americans were concerned about this event beyond their borders. READ or RESPOND(28 postings)
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