Mark Twain’s Pudd’nhead Wilson, Race, Conflict and Culture

Mark Twain’s Pudd’nhead Wilson, Race, Conflict and Culture

This collection seeks to place Pudd’nhead Wilson—a neglected, textually fragmented work of Mark Twain’s—in the context of contemporary critical approaches to literary studies. The editors’ introduction argues the virtues of using Pudd’nhead Wilson as a teaching text, a case study in many of the issues presently occupying literary criticism: issues of history and the uses…

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