MAKERS Moment

Censoring Puberty

The 1980s censorship backlash that put even "puberty" in its crosshairs.

Author Inspirations Author Inspirations
Judy Blume
Relationship with God Relationship with God
Judy Blume
The Era of Illegal Abortions The Era of Illegal Abortions
Judy Blume
Embarrassing Your Mom Embarrassing Your Mom
Judy Blume
Multiple Generations of Readers Multiple Generations of Readers
Judy Blume
Talent is Not Enough Talent is Not Enough
Judy Blume
A Working Mother A Working Mother
Judy Blume
Mother’s Reaction to Divorce Mother’s Reaction to Divorce
Judy Blume
Women’s Movement Impact on Marriage Women’s Movement Impact on Marriage
Judy Blume
Eating up the Feminist Movement Eating up the Feminist Movement
Judy Blume
Banned in School Banned in School
Judy Blume
Sexual Honesty in Teen Literature Sexual Honesty in Teen Literature
Judy Blume