Huck Finn and Censorship

If you’ve been paying attention, then you know that a censored edition of Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is being published. This proposed edition will eliminate the word “nigger,” “Injun,” and “half-breed,” replacing them with “slave,” “Indian,” and “half-blood.” These changes have produced much discussion in the blogosphere, including a thoughtful post by a former student ofContinue reading “Huck Finn and Censorship”