Next virtual conversation is this Thursday at 5:30pm
Laura Skandera Trombley will be discussing Twain’s trip to the Holy Land
The Spring Trouble Begins Lectures continue with a talk about Twain and the Civil War.
Shirley Samuels, Cornell University, focuses on Twain’s uncomfortable writing about the the conflict in LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Twain penned over 120 poems and actively sought out poetry with the express purpose of criticizing ‘bad’ texts
Lisa McGunigal, Hope College, kicks of the virtual 2020 Spring Trouble Begins Lecture Series
CMTS holds two contests every year for Elmira College students. Here are the 2020 winners.
Our resident scholar discusses the resonance of Mark Twain’s “Was it Heaven? Or Hell?” during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kevin Mac Donnell reviews an edited volume of letters of Grace King, close friend of Sam and Livy
Lectures may be pre-recorded or in person. Check our website for updates.