CFP Deadline is March 1, 2021
We start our new series with an accusation of plagiarism against Mark Twain
Brook Thomas discusses the myths of Reconstruction on new episode of The American Vandal.
Sam and Olivia Clemens’ idyllic early years of marital happiness were shattered with the loss of their first child, Langdon, to diphtheria. Only one hundred years ago, even in the world’s wealthiest nations, children died in great numbers—of diarrhea, diphtheria and measles, of scarlet fever and meningitis. Culture was shaped by these deaths; diaries and letters recorded them, poets and writers wrote about and lamented them.The near-conquest of infant and […]
Staff gathers to discuss the past and future of Quarry Farm and CMTS.
Susan K. Harris, noted Twain scholar, talks about her times at Quarry Farm
CMTS is now accepting applications for 2022 Fellowships!
Mark Twain spent much of the last decade of his life in mourning. Music became the centerpiece of his grieving process. Matt Seybold unwraps Twain’s personal soundtrack to loss and remembrance.
Bonus Episode of The American Vandal Podcast re-releases the episode on Mark Twain in Elmira we did with C19 in 2019.
CFP deadline is March 1, 2021.