Laura Skandera Trombley talks about her history with Quarry Farm and today’s desperate times
Lecture focuses on a scandal at Stormfield!
Next conversation takes place Thursday, June 11 at 5:30pm EDT.
Lawrence Howe will speak about the Ashcroft-Lyon Manuscript on Wednesday, June 3
Trombley discusses her own personal experiences following Twain’s path in the Holy Land
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