Author Archives: Atsushi Sugimara

EDITOR”S NOTE: Atushi Sugimara’s provocative and nuanced reading of an under-appreciated tale was originally presented as part of the Mark Twain & Native Americans Panel at The Eight International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies, hosted by the Elmira College Center for Mark Twain Studies in August of 2017. warrants  In this presentation, I’d like to examine the ways Sam Clemens makes reference, both directly and indirectly, to the marginalized tragedies of Native Americans in “The Facts Concerning the Read more…

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