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Judith Krug

Librarian and freedom of speech proponent


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Judith Fingeret Krug was an American librarian, freedom of speech proponent, and critic of censorship. Krug became director of the Office for Intellectual Freedom at the American Library Association in 1967. In 1969, she joined the Freedom to Read Foundation as its executive director. Krug co-founded Banned Books Week in 1982.

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University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

University of Pittsburgh

State-related research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Northwestern University

Private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, United States