Censorship in Mark Twains Novel Huckleberry Finn

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"The author of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is Samuel Langhorn Clemens, who is more commonly known by his pen name, Mark Twain."(Lyttle pg.16) He was born in 1835 and died in 1910. Ever since The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn were published there has been a wide variety of objections about the literature found in the book which are represented as racist or hatred, because "Twain Attributed a stereotyped ^Negro^ dialect"(Cox pg.129). There has been …

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…book should be studied with works on slavery, African American history, rights, and many other things that were believed as bad acts in the book. Twain was only writing what he saw and what was going on in those times. He didn't mean to write a book that contained what is believed to be racist acts, on purpose to promote he just wanted to make a book that people could enjoy not to fight about.