11-7-2005

11-7-2005 - 11.7.2005 Huckleberry Finn Solidified Twains...

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11.7.2005 Huckleberry Finn Solidified Twains career Narrative is a white boy with representative dialect There is a typical marginal person o Boy… o Lower class wife… o Black slave… Not the person you would except Book is banned from many schools o Because of the word nigger The word was casual at the time and the humanizing effect had become invisible This is the name Finn names Jim o Society does not provide Finn with the vocabulary and feelings which would allow him to profess his profound feelings toward Jim. Dates and Facts o Mark Twain was born as Samuel Clemens o He was born into a family that could trace their timeline back to one of the judges that condemned Charles I o Aristocratic Class o During Civil War o Family fell in hard times and moved to Hannibal Missouri. Lived for 13 years. o Sam Clemens father dies when he is 12 o 1857 he goes to South America and imports cocaine into America o 1859 he gets his steamboat license and becomes a pilot on the Mississippi
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