Congrats to this year’s recipients!
Our quadrennial service awards for members of the local and scholarly communities.
For her article “Mark Twain’s Modernism” in J19.
May 25, 4:00-5:30PM via Zoom
Two scholars from the Mark Twain Project analyze Twain’s storytelling technique by comparing two letters recounting the same famous incident at Quarry Farm.
Sam Clemens broke quarantine in 1867 to sneak into Athens and produce a vision of the “birthplace of democracy” that would appeal to American readers of the time.
Ben Click, editor of the MARK TWAIN ANNUAL, talks about the brand new issue
Lubna Alzaroo discusses how Mark Twain’s descriptions have become part of contested claims of Israel upon Palestine.