There will be a piece on the recently-discovered and completed Mark Twain fairy tale on CBS News Sunday Morning tomorrow, October 1. Martha Tichener interviewed John Bird, who discovered the fragment at the Mark Twain Papers, Bob Hirst, director of the Mark Twain Papers, and the Steads, the husband and wife team who completed the story and illustrated it for Doubleday/Random House.
Mark Twain Fairy Tale on CBS Sunday Morning
Jocelyn Chadwick offers her informed opinion on the controversy over removing Huckleberry Finn from reading lists in Duluth, MN. http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/opinion/columns/4432101-scholars-view-understand-present-dig-past-texts-finn
You can download and stream the recent talk by Ron Powers, see the spring lineup of speakers, and read an interesting article about students responding…
The Library of America features Mark Twain and humorist George Ade in their “Story of the Week”: http://storyoftheweek.loa.org/
See the call for papers for MLA 2019 in Chicago under the calls for papers tab. Deadline is Mach 1. The topic is Mark Twain…