Massachusetts Museum Replaces Dr. Seuss Mural Due To A 'Jarring Racial Stereotype' - NewBostonPost (blog)

NewBostonPost (blog)Massachusetts Museum Replaces Dr. Seuss Mural Due To A 'Jarring Racial Stereotype'NewBostonPost (blog)A Massachusetts museum is replacing part of a Dr. Seuss mural after three authors threatened Thursday to not attend an event at the museum due to the mural portraying a racial stereotype of a Chinese man “with chopsticks, a pointed hat and slanted slit ...and more »

Dr. Seuss Museum Will Remove Mural After Authors Object to 'Racial Stereotype' - Standard Republic

Dr. Seuss Museum Will Remove Mural After Authors Object to 'Racial Stereotype'Standard RepublicA Dr. Seuss museum in Massachusetts has agreed to replace a mural showing a Chinese character with chopsticks, slanted eyes and a pointed hat after three authors said the depiction was racist and refused to attend a museum event in protest. The authors ...and more »

Sarno is right, and Seuss mural should stay (Editorial) - MassLive.com

MassLive.comSarno is right, and Seuss mural should stay (Editorial)MassLive.comA section of a mural at The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum housed in the William Pynchon Memorial Building on the museum grounds in Springfield. The mural has been removed after protests by three authors.( Dave Roback/The Republican ).and more »

Decision to remove controversial mural from Dr. Seuss Museum - wwlp.com

wwlp.comDecision to remove controversial mural from Dr. Seuss Museumwwlp.comBook page from 'And to Think That I Saw it on Mulberry Street' by Dr. Seuss (WWLP). SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Dr. Seuss made history when he published his first children's book, “And to think that I saw it on Mulberry Street.” More than 80-years ...and more »

Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype' - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

The Edwardsville IntelligencerDr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'The Edwardsville IntelligencerA sculpture of the Lorax is displayed at the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum in Springfield, Massachusetts. A sculpture of the Lorax is displayed at the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum in Springfield, Massachusetts. Photo: Courtesy Of Springfield ...and more »

Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints that it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype' - Washington Post

Washington PostDr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints that it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'Washington PostA controversial mural at the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum in Massachusetts will be replaced after several children's authors complained that it promoted racial stereotypes — and that they were boycotting an upcoming festival at the newly opened ...and more »

Dr. Seuss Controversy: Authors Boycott 'Racist Mural' in Springfield - Patch.com

Patch.comDr. Seuss Controversy: Authors Boycott 'Racist Mural' in SpringfieldPatch.comAn event at the Dr. Seuss Museum has been canceled after several children's authors boycotted the event due to a 'racist' mural. By Dana Forsythe (Patch Staff) - Updated Oct 6, 2017 2:44 pm ET ...and more »

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno wants Dr. Seuss museum to keep mural; assails 'political correctness at its worst' - MassLive.com

MassLive.comSpringfield Mayor Domenic Sarno wants Dr. Seuss museum to keep mural; assails 'political correctness at its worst'MassLive.comSpringfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno called on the Springfield Museums and Dr. Seuss Enterprises to keep a mural at The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum despite complaints from three children's authors that it includes a "jarring racial stereotype.".and more »

Dr. Seuss character incredulously deemed racist - Washington Times

Washington TimesDr. Seuss character incredulously deemed racistWashington TimesIn this May 4, 2017, photo John Simpson, left, project director of exhibitions for The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum, and his wife Kay Simpson, right, president of Springfield Museums, unwrap a statue of the “Cat in the Hat,” ... more >. Print. By ...and more »

Dr. Seuss museum will replace offensive illustration of Chinese character - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsDr. Seuss museum will replace offensive illustration of Chinese characterNew York Daily NewsThe museum, which opened in June, said it'll do away with the early Dr. Seuss work. (Steven Senne/AP). THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Friday, October 6, 2017, 1:40 PM. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — A Massachusetts museum dedicated to Dr. Seuss says it will ...and more »

'60s Scoop deal to compensate victims, fund reconciliation foundation - Toronto Sun

Toronto Sun'60s Scoop deal to compensate victims, fund reconciliation foundationToronto SunOTTAWA — Survivors of a period in the 1960s that saw Indigenous children taken from their homes and placed with non-Indigenous families hope an agreement in principle with the federal government will put a stop to Aboriginal children being separated ...and more »

Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depiction - Fox News

Fox NewsDr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionFox NewsChildren listen to tennis star Serena Williams read Dr. Seuss books to children during "Read Across America Day" to commemorate the 50th birthday of the "Cat In The Hat" character at the New York Public Library in New York, March 2, 2007. Recently, the Dr.and more »

Poll: Are you offended by this Dr. Seuss illustration? - MassLive.com

MassLive.comPoll: Are you offended by this Dr. Seuss illustration?MassLive.comThe portion of the "And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street" mural at The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum that has come under fire.( The Republican file photo ). Comment. 0 shares. By Ray Kelly · rkelly@repub.com. A mural inspired by artwork ...and more »

Dr. Seuss museum to remove mural after complaints it depicted 'racial stereotype' - Metro US

Metro USDr. Seuss museum to remove mural after complaints it depicted 'racial stereotype'Metro USThree authors raised concerns about a mural at the Dr. Seuss museum in Springfield that depicts a stereotype of a Chinese man. The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss museum, Springfield. The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum in Springfield said it will remove ...and more »

Dr. Seuss museum will replace a mural featuring a Chinese character with chopsticks and a 'pointed hat' after ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailDr. Seuss museum will replace a mural featuring a Chinese character with chopsticks and a 'pointed hat' after ...Daily Mail... inaugural Children's Literature Festival, which was originally set for October 14; In light of this issue the museum has now cancelled the festival altogether; This comes after a librarian rejected a donation of Dr. Seuss books sent by First Lady ...and more »

Dr. Seuss Museum To Replace Mural After Complaints Of 'Jarring Racial Stereotype' - CBS Boston / WBZ

CBS Boston / WBZDr. Seuss Museum To Replace Mural After Complaints Of 'Jarring Racial Stereotype'CBS Boston / WBZSPRINGFIELD (CBS/AP) — A Springfield museum dedicated to Dr. Seuss says it will replace a mural featuring a Chinese character from one of his books after three authors said they would boycott an event due to the “jarring racial stereotype.” The mural ...and more »

Art Industry News: Boycotts Over Dr. Seuss Mural + More Must-Read Stories - artnet News

artnet NewsArt Industry News: Boycotts Over Dr. Seuss Mural + More Must-Read Storiesartnet NewsPlus, an artist digitally vandalizes a Jeff Koons VR work and museum groups flock to Frieze. artnet News, October 6, 2017. One of the brightly colored rooms at the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss museum, this one inspired by his book Oh, the Places You'll Go!and more »

After Authors Complain, Seuss Museum To Replace 'Hurtful' Mural - New England Public Radio

New England Public RadioAfter Authors Complain, Seuss Museum To Replace 'Hurtful' MuralNew England Public RadioA section of a mural at The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum housed in the William Pynchon Memorial Building on the museum grounds in Springfield. Dave Roback / The Republican. Facing increasing pressure for how it's chosen to handle the legacy of ...and more »

Illinois man installs 58 crosses to honour Las Vegas victims - 680 News

680 NewsIllinois man installs 58 crosses to honour Las Vegas victims680 NewsLAS VEGAS, Nev. – An Illinois man known for honouring the victims of mass shootings around the country installed 58 white crosses on the Las Vegas Strip on Thursday. Greg Zanis drove nearly 2,000 miles from the Chicago area to install the crosses on a ...and more »

After authors boycott children's book festival, Dr. Seuss museum said it will take down mural - The Boston Globe

After authors boycott children's book festival, Dr. Seuss museum said it will take down muralThe Boston GlobeThe Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum in Springfield plans to remove a mural of a Chinese character after three authors said they would boycott a children's book festival because the image reinforced racial stereotypes. Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and ...and more »