Mika Turim-Nygren discusses her Twain adventures in Elmira and at Quarry Farm
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Created for Summer Orientation at Elmira College, a concise introduction to Mark Twain’s historical connections with the Elmira community.
Deadline for applications for this unprecedented opportunity is Friday, January 7, 2022
It’s the big one! CFP deadline is Friday, January 7, 2022
Schocken explores Twain’s struggle between faith and doubt in relation to the Holy Land
The search for the origin of this popular aphorism run through Dwight D. Eisenhower, “Bear” Bryant, and the B&O railroad!?!
Lecture is Wednesday, July 14 7:00pm at the Park Church
The Mark Twain Circle of America has announced its lectures at the 2022 MLA conference, scheduled for January 6-9, in Washington, D.C. “Mark Twain: Emerging and Diverging Approaches” Joseph Darda, “A Connecticut Yankee on King Arthur’s Diamond: Mark Twain, Baseball, and the Making of a White Reunion” Avery Blankenship, “Twain in Circulation: The Reprinting of Mark Twain in Nineteenth-Century Newspapers” Hsuan Hsu, “Twain’s Olfactory Gags” About the Mark Twain Circle of America […]
Turim-Nygren posits that Twain gives Huck a “truly American” literary language that overcomes racial divisions