All lectures are online and free to the public
Register for for these free two events. First event is on Tuesday, April 6.
This virtual lecture is free and takes place Monday, March 22, 5:30-6:30pm
Lecture starts at 5:30pm on Wednesday, February 17
This free event takes place on Tuesday, January 26 on the Museum’s Facebook page
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 […]
Virtual event takes place today (12/9) at 5:30pm.
Event is free and open to the public! Festivities start on November 6 at 8pm.
Join the Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, CT. for a night of thoughtful hilarity with special guest John Hodgman! Hodgman is a writer, comedian, and actor best known for his time on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, This American Life, HBO’s Bored to Death, and the “Mac vs. PC” series of ads for Apple computers (he was the PC). He is the NYT-bestselling author of five books of humor, including the […]
Event can be accessed virtually tomorrow (9/9) at 4:30pm EST.