On February 18, 1885, Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was officially published in the United States. It sold 42,000 copies in the first month (because of subscription publishing, most of these were pre-orders). That little book has been causing trouble ever since!
David Letterman Wins the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
The deadline for proposals for SAMLA 2017 is May 15. See the call for papers for details.
Random House has announced publication of a Mark Twain fairy tale. The manuscript of “Oleomargarine” was discovered by Twain scholar John Bird at the Mark…
The deadline for proposals for ALA 2017 is tomorrow, January 7. See the calls for the two sessions under the Calls for Papers tab.