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Seduction of the Innocent

September 30 – October 29, 2011

Celebrate banned comics at the Barrick Museum


Seduction of the Innocent: A Visual Exploration of Banned Comics opens September 30 at Barrick Museum in conjunction with Banned Books Week (September 24-October 1). Curated by writer and illustrator Pj Perez, 'Seduction' offers a visual history of comic book censorship. The exhibition features comic book covers and rare photos that pre-date the comic book era.

In the News

Banned Book Week highlights comic culture - The Rebel Yell, October 3, 2011, Garrett Estrada

Banned books: Barrick exhibit details the life of comic books and the controversial '50s boycotts – Las Vegas Weekly, September 21, 2011, Kristen Peterson

2011 Fall A+E Guide: Culture from Beethoven to banned comics – Las Vegas Weekly, September 8, 2011, Las Vegas Weekly Staff.