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Good Article About the Mark Twain House

The Hartford Courant recently ran an interesting article about the history of the Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford:
http://www.courant.com/news/opinion/hc-op-place-faude-twain-house-0606-20130605,0,5484130.story

Join or Renew Electronically!

You can now join or renew electronically using a credit card or Paypal account. Go to the drop-down menu above and choose the electronic option. You need to fill out a form, choosing your membership rate, then click for a secure link to PayPal. Special thanks to Tracy Wuster and Sharon McCoy for their help in setting up this convenient (and safe) new option. If you have not renewed yet, fewer excuses! 🙂

New Roles In the Circle

At ALA in Boston last month, the Mark Twain Circle chose several people for new roles. Ann Ryan has successfully edited The Mark Twain Annual since 2008. With her term as editor ending this year, the new editor will be Chad Rohman of Dominican University. Chad has been the editor of The Mark Twain Circular since 2008, so he will be ready to take on this new and challenging job. Joseph Csicsila of Eastern Michigan University will become editor of the Circular, starting in Spring 2014. Finally, Sharon McCoy has been re-elected as Executive Coordinator. Thank you to all who serve the Mark Twain Circle!