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Palin’s blacklisted books

September 4, 2008

I would so love to know if any of the Harry Potter books were among those Palin wanted taken out of her town’s library.

Maybe I’d even get to do some media again.

Via Brad DeLong.

… Alas, as John points out in comments, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone had not yet been released. If only I had looked closely at the relevant dates, then I never would have gotten my hopes up.

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Daniel H. Nexon is a Professor at Georgetown University, with a joint appointment in the Department of Government and the School of Foreign Service. His academic work focuses on international-relations theory, power politics, empires and hegemony, and international order. He has also written on the relationship between popular culture and world politics.