HIST-384 Mark Twain's America
Spring for 2013-2014
Professor Ronald Johnson
This course explores the broader socio-cultural conditions within which America's most important late nineteenth century writer pursued his craft. The Western Frontier, race relations, urban-rural conflict, technology and Victorian culture will be studied and linked to Mark Twain's novels, short stories and work as a journalist.
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Spring '14: Johnson, R. (file download)
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