Duke Freshman’s Moral Stance Against ‘Fun Home’ Part of a Larger Movement

August 25, 2015

By Caitlin Dickson at Yahoo News

“I knew from the beginning that this would be controversial,” Duke freshman Brian Grasso told Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga on Tuesday.

Grasso sparked one of the first controversies of the 2015-2016 school year with a post on the Duke Class of 2019 Facebook page explaining that he would not read Alison Bechdel’s “Fun Home,” part of the school's recommended reading list for incoming freshmen, “because of the graphic visual depictions of sexuality...

Schools: Duke University