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Banned books and films

There are many examples of books and films that have been banned. Many previously banned books are now widely recognised as classic works. For more information, see Banned Books Online.

Some examples include:
  • Ulysses by James Joyce
  • Lady Chatterley's Lover by D.H. Lawrence
Banned books and films in Australia

The Classification Board and Classification Review Board is responsible for approving and classifying the content of films, books and computer games in Australia. Material refused classification is banned from being sold, hired, advertised or exhibited in Australia.

For example:
 
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