Design preview and a new fundraiser!
Just wanted to take a moment to share a couple of things with you all.
First, a quick update on the progress of the website design/development you helped... Read more
Just in time for Spirit Day...
Just in time for GLAAD's Spirit Day, Robin E. Kaplan sent over an email with the final version of her The Color Purple-inspired print!
So we knew that was... Read more
New Preview of Robin E Kaplan's Print!
So remember three long days ago when we gave you a sneak peek at the early sketch of Robin E Kaplan's The Color Purple-inspired piece? Well, we had another little... Read more
The Uprise Books Project in the Media!
Thought some of you might be interested in reading a little bit about what some of our friends in the media are saying about The Uprise Books Project...
October 2011... Read more
Meet Robin E. Kaplan!
In our last update, we shared a sneak peek at another one of the prints you can select if you back this project at the $25+ level. In this update,... Read more
Preview of Robin Kaplan's Print!
Last night, we opened up our email and found a very pleasant surprise waiting for us: an early sketch of Robin Kaplan's print! Robin's piece is inspired by... Read more
Final version: Huck Finn Print!
We now how the final version of one of the prints! Dane Ault just sent over this image of his Huck Finn-inspired print, and it looks great! Remember,... Read more
Meet Dane Ault!
Thought you might want to get to know the artists creating the prints we're handing out as rewards to backers, so we sent them each a couple of questions in... Read more
Preview of Dane Ault's print!
Check this out...
Remember those rewards we mentioned? The custom, banned book-inspired prints that are so brand spankin' new that we couldn't even post pictures when we launched the project?... Read more
17 Books Banned in Texas Last Year
The Texas ACLU does a great job of compiling and sharing information on books that were banned and challenged in the Lone Star state each year, and they just released... Read more
The Dread Pirate Timmy takes a break during International Talk Like a Pirate Day to catch up on some banned book reading. The monkey loves him some Vonnegut.
Many thanks... Read more