What makes The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn a great American novel?

“Right is right, and wrong is wrong, and a body ain’t got no business doing wrong when he ain’t ignorant and knows better.”

What makes The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn a great American novel? When published, it was widely criticized for its “coarse language,” a charge that continues to this day. Does the book’s language undercut its attempts to challenge the entrenched attitudes of its day?

Join the NAS on August 2nd at 2pm ET to find out!

The speakers for this webinar will be announced closer to the date of the event.