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Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn( )
Editor: Johnson, Claudia Durst
Series title:Social Issues in Literature Ser.
ISBN:978-0-7377-4617-4
Publication Date:Aug 2009
Publisher:Cengage Gale
Imprint:Greenhaven Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $40.70
Book Description:

A classic of American realism for its realistic portrayal of boyhood and of the pre-Civil War South, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn follows a boy escaping an abusive father and a runaway slave, Jim, as they journey down the Mississippi river. This incisive volume looks at race in Mark Twain's classic story, with an eye toward discussing race and racism. Essays discuss the life of the author, the river culture of Twain's time, the language used within the book, and racism in 21st...
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Book Details
Pages:160
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / American / General
Literary Criticism / Subjects & Themes / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 cm



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