TITLE

Was Huck black?

AUTHOR(S)
Hardigg, Viva
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/20/92, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses University of Texas American studies professor Shelley Fisher Fish kin's book `Was Huck Black? Mark Twain and African-American Voices,' which investigates the assumption that Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn was patterned after a white boy named Tom Blankenship. The inspiration of Huck's lines; Biographer Norman Sherry is looking for the protagonists of `The Third Man' and `The Quiet American'; News about a recent Lewis Carroll Society outing; More.
ACCESSION #
9207201834

 

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