Mark Twain In the Media
Using one or more of the online resources like "America's Historical Newspapers," "Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers," "The Making of America" and "Mark Twain Quotations, Newspaper Collections & Related Resources," you'll look through articles and advertisements featuring MT for one of the following 3-year periods, and pick a couple that seem to you representative of the way "Mark Twain" was being defined in the media at that time. On the specified 21st century date, you'll report to the rest of us on your findings. Reports should be no longer than 10 minutes. If you want to bring copies of the two articles you chose to hand out, that would be great, but you can instead e-mail the class the URLs where you found them.