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Jefferson expurgated Jesus' miracles from his famous bible and refused to be a godfather to the children of Anglican friends because he would not profess belief in the Trinity.
The effects of censorship on this text, however, did not end with the regime's collapse, since expurgated versions of Dr No were reprinted in 1996, 2001 and 2011.
In her essay "Paul Gilroy's Slaves, Ships and Routes," she complained that his study was little more than a "cartography of celebratory journeys" and "an expurgated epic history.
Would people like Pat Robertson and John Hagee, who pretend to be the spiritual guardians of Christianity, or even the Holy See, approach their Jewish friends and plead to them to see to it that this vulgar literature is expurgated from the Talmud or at least not taught in hundreds of Yishivot or Talmudic schools throughout Israel.
Since guessing wrong about the FCC's taste can cost broadcasters millions of dollars in fines and jeopardize their licenses, they tend to err on the side of restraint, which means much worthy material either is expurgated or never airs.
Although critics such as Barbara Foley, Roderick Ferguson, and Lena and Michael Hill have appealed to the expurgated drafts of Invisible Man to formulate interesting readings, and biographers Arnold Rampersad and Lawrence Jackson have considered the drafts in their assessments of Ellison's life, no scholar has previously dealt with these materials in their totality.
For one faculty show, Adolfas made a video in which he leafs through his expurgated FBI file detailing his glories, follies, and various regrets--John Williams stole his theme music (Hallelujah the Hills), Roman Polanski beat him out for the cover of Time (Knife in the Water).
Now, more and more people are coming to realize that this threat has been expurgated, he said.
You must give reasons why the document or the expurgated parts are to be kept from the public.
It comes to mind because a report on the radio drew attention to a new edition of the book with the offensive 'n' word expurgated and obliterated from the text.
And Personal Enemy is a survivor of the very phenomenon it portrays; its text was highly expurgated before it could be performed.
One less expurgated attempt at a section of Hamlet was made by the late, great comics pioneer Will Eisner, who adapted the whole of 'to be or not to be', to be spoken by a thug on a New York tenement roof.
In the expurgated passages that Khan was to read this week in the festival, Bano scanned for prey on a school bus before settling on a fresh-faced 15-year-old girl.
Anti-Semitism does exist, and I agree it needs to be expurgated.
In addition to securing the services of local Reformed examiner Pierre Chevallier, Froben's edition was also expurgated by the Venetian Inquisitor Marco Marino, and it appeared with the imprimatur of the Council of Trent