Monday, November 28, 2016

What is Protest Literature?

There is no one definition of protest literature—it can encompass many points of view and many media, including poetry, prose, fiction, and non-fiction.  What ties all protest literature together are two common characteristics: protest literature points out problems in a society, and suggests possible solutions to those problems.  Good protest literature can help you see points of view far outside your own, and inspire you to think in new ways about the world around you.  These are just few examples of protest literature you can find at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library:

Posted on November 28, 2016 I Blog post by Rebecca Clark, M.L.I.S. (Evening Librarian)