Writing Huck Finn

Author by : Victor A. Doyno
Languange : en
Publisher by : University of Pennsylvania Press
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Description : Victor Doyno offers a new, accessible, and innovative approach to America's favorite novel. Doyno presents new material from the revised manuscript of Huckleberry Finn and also draws on Samuel Clemens's unpublished family journal, his correspondence, and his concerns about the lack of international copyright law.


The Dramatic Unity Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : George C. Carrington
Languange : en
Publisher by : Ohio State University Press
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Total Read : 37
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Huck Finn S Hidden Lessons

Author by : Sharon Rush
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield
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Description : Huck Finn's 'Hidden' Lessons questions the educational suitability of 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' in the classroom. The author argues that the book teaches misguided lessons about race relations. Huck Finn's 'Hidden' Lessons challenges the more typical understanding of Huck Finn and guides readers through an analysis that demonstrates how racism functions in the book and the classroom.


Coming To Grips With Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Tom Quirk
Languange : en
Publisher by : University of Missouri Press
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Total Read : 27
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Description : In Coming to Grips with HUCKLEBERRY FINN, Tom Quirk traces the history of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn from its inception in 1876 to its problematic presence in today's American culture. By approaching Twain's novel from several quite different perspectives, Quirk reveals how the author's imagination worked and why this novel has affected so many people for so long and in so many curious ways.


Black Writers On Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

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Languange : en
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Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Pauline Francis
Languange : en
Publisher by : Evans Brothers
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Total Read : 68
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Description : This wonderful series is a quick way into a range of exciting stories, from the chilling tale of Frankenstein, to the gripping adventure of Treasure Island and the powerful animal story of Cali of the Wild. Fast-moving and accessible, each story is a shortened, dramatically illustrated version of the classic novel, which loses none of the strength and flavour of the original. Huckleberry Finn is the story of a young boy, Huckleberry Finn, and his companion, Jim - an escaped slave on the run. It chronicles the journey they take down the Mississippi River on a plight for freedom.


Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Mark Twain
Languange : en
Publisher by : Prestwick House Inc
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Total Read : 89
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Description : This Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Edition includes a glossary and reader's notes to help the modern reader contend with Twain's language, allusions, and deliberate misstatements and malapropisms.The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain's sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, became an instant success in the year of its publication, 1884, but was seen by some as unfit for children to read because of its language, grammar, and "uncivilized hero." The book has sparked controversy ever since, but most scholars continue to praise it as a modern masterpiece, an essential read, and one of the greatest novels in all of American literature.Twain's satiric treatment of racism, religious excess, and rural simplicity and his accuracy in presenting dialects mark Huck Finn as a classic. His unswerving confidence in Huck's wisdom and maturity, along with the well-rounded and sympathetic portrayal of Jim draw readers into the book, holding them until Huck's last words rejecting all attempts to "sivilize" him.


Tom Sawyer And Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Mark Twain
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wordsworth Editions
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Total Read : 98
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Description : The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town on the early nineteenth century.


Huck Finn S America

Author by : Andrew Levy
Languange : en
Publisher by : Simon and Schuster
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Total Read : 56
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Description : A provocative, deeply researched investigation into Twain's writing of Huckleberry Finn challenges basic understandings to argue its reflection of period fears about youth violence, education, pop culture and parenting. 35,000 first printing.


Writing In Nonstandard English

Author by : Irma Taavitsainen
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Benjamins Publishing
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Total Read : 76
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Description : This book investigates linguistic variation as a complex continuum of language use from standard to nonstandard. In our view, these notions can only be established through mutual definition, and they cannot exist without the opposite pole. What is considered standard English changes according to the approach at hand, and the nonstandard changes accordingly. This book offers an interdisciplinary and multifaceted approach to this central theme of wide interest. The articles approach writing in nonstandard language through various disciplines and methodologies: sociolinguistics, pragmatics, historical linguistics, dialectology, corpus linguistics, and ideological and political points of view. The theories and methods from these fields are applied to material that ranges from nonliterary writing to canonized authors. Dialects, regional varieties and worldwide Englishes are also addressed.