Mark Twain's Latest Essay: "The Privilege of the Grave"


Subject:
Nonfiction by Genre , Essays

Description:
This article describes the December 2008 publication of a "new" Mark Twain essay, "The Privilege of the Grave," about freedom of expression. Includes an overview and excerpt from the essay and a link to Twain's "Corn-Pone Opinions," an essay "not published until several years after his death, [in which] humorist Mark Twain examines the effects of social pressures on our thoughts and beliefs." From About.com.

Creator:
Nordquist, Richard

Publisher:
About.com

Language:
English

Source:
http://grammar.about.com/b/2008/12/15/twains-latest-essay-the-privilege-of-the-grave.htm


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