In Fahrenheit 451 books are banned so they are burned !
This is not just fiction , in the past and nowadays books were or are banned for all sorts of reasons...
find out more about it ...
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and complete your worksheet:
1/ about the document do you think it is reliable source? can you trust it?
justify your answer.
2/Browse through the document and fill in the your grid with the following information.
3/Your reaction? Did you expect to find such titles?
4/Work in pair:
Do you think it is good to be able to say and show everything...or should there be more restriction ? (think about books, radio programmes, TV shows, posters in the street, songs, films...)
Find examples which may be controversial.
Write a dialogue
One of you defends the freedom of speech , the other one believes there should be more censorship.Argue your case .
Be ready to act it!