NABOKV-L post 0004833, Tue, 29 Feb 2000 12:55:52 -0800

LOLITA censorship (fwd)
EDITOR's NOTE. The English-language LOLITA was banned in France (where it
was first published) and in England. There are many articles devoted to
the topic. Can someone supply a bibliographic citation?

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From: Martin Striz <>

I've read a lot about the controversy surrounding "Lolita" when it was first
published, the town that almost changed its name, the difficulty in finding
a publisher, etc., but was it ever banned anywhere (esp. within the United

Martin Striz
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