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American Pravda: Richard Nixon and the Jews, by Ron Unz

The Unz Review 22 Jul 2024
For example, in his own day author Mark Twain was considered a great racial liberal but because the white rural Southerners in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn regularly use the term ...
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Michael Hickey – pioneering environmentalist who championed more sustainable farming practices

The Irish Times 21 Jul 2024
As a boy he loved to play in the woods and along the banks of the river Inagh, following a Huckleberry Finn existence climbing trees and breeding exotic birds to sell ... READ MORE. What would Maganomics mean for Ireland? Things might get ugly. .
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READER’S VIEW: U.S. Grant: Saratoga’s Greatest Horseman

The Saratogian 20 Jul 2024
General Grant had special reasons to come back to Saratoga Springs ... Mt ... During this time, Twain was in the process of printing something you might be more familiar with, Huckleberry Finn ... By the spring of 1885, Grant could barely eat or talk ... Ulysses S.
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3 great titles. 1 decision. Vote today for One Book One Parish at SML

Shreveport Times 20 Jul 2024
Up for consideration this year are.Buttermilk Graffiti ... A Novel by Percival Everett, a retelling of the American literary classic Adventures of Huckleberry Finn told from the perspective of Jim, casting the character in a radically new light ... Dominoes.
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Harford County school board revives African American studies course

Wtop 17 Jul 2024
Rodney Johnson, a 30-year educator who has taught Advanced Placement courses for 10 years, told the board he read “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” as a high school junior in Harford County public schools.
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The week’s bestselling books, July 21

The Los Angeles Times 17 Jul 2024
1. Long Island Compromise by Taffy Brodesser-Akner (Random House. $30) A social satire on the wild legacy of trauma and inheritance. 2 ... 3. James by Percival Everett (Doubleday. $28) An action-packed reimagining of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.” 4 ... 5.
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At the Bancroft Library in Berkeley, new treasures are still being uncovered

East Bay Times 16 Jul 2024
Associate Editor Blake Bronson-Bartlett displays a copy of Mark Twain’s “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” in the Mark Twain project room at the UC Berkeley Bancroft Library in Berkeley, Calif., on Tuesday, May 21, 2024.
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Bestsellers: In fiction, Danielle Steel and Chris Whitaker serve up summer hits

Daily Press 15 Jul 2024
An asterisk (*) indicates that a book’s sales were barely distinguishable from those of the book above ... 1 ... (Doubleday) A reimagining of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” shines a different light on Mark Twain’s classic, revealing new facets of Jim ... .
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New show opening and auditions at DMTC, Winters Summer Gazebo Concerts conclude July 25 | ...

The Daily Democrat 14 Jul 2024
Along with best friend, Huckleberry Finn, and love interest Becky Thatcher, the greatest Tom Sawyer exploits are plucked from the book and plopped on the stage.”.
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New app uses AI to dumb down, whitewash classic books

New York Post 13 Jul 2024
A newly-launched iPhone and iPad artificial intelligence app is abbreviating iconic literary works like “Moby Dick” and “A Tale of Two Cities” — while whitewashing classics like “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”.
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Five of this summer’s best fiction reads

The Conversation 12 Jul 2024
James is an incredible re-writing of Mark Twain’s 1884 American classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Fin ... an enthralling reimagining of Huckleberry Finn from the perspective of formerly enslaved Jim.
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Barbie, The Bear and the fashion duchess who loved Elvis: what you should see, do ...

The Conversation 12 Jul 2024
Barbie? Not so much ... Sleep ... We bring you five of the best books of the summer , including James, Percival Everett’s innovative retelling of the Mark Twain classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, this time from the perspective of the enslaved Jim.
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What if 'Huckleberry Finn' was from Jim's perspective? Greenwich Reads Together picks 2024 book

Greenwich Time 10 Jul 2024
'James' by Percival Everett has been selected as this year's Greenwich Reads Together book. Everett will visit Greenwich in October to discuss the work ... .
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The week’s bestselling books, July 14

The Los Angeles Times 10 Jul 2024
1. James by Percival Everett (Doubleday. $28) An action-packed reimagining of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.” 2. The God of the Woods by Liz Moore (Riverhead Books. $30) Two worlds collide when a teenager vanishes from her Adirondack summer camp. 3.

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