Mark Twain's Travel Literature: The Odyssey of a Mind

@inproceedings{Hellwig2008MarkTT,
  title={Mark Twain's Travel Literature: The Odyssey of a Mind},
  author={Harold Henry Hellwig},
  year={2008}
}
This critical study analyzes major concepts in the travel literature of Mark Twain and notes how his ouvre (including his classic works of fiction) revolves around travel as a central issue. The book focuses especially on his representations of time, place, and identity in the travel works "Roughing It", "A Tramp Abroad", "The Innocents Abroad", "Life on The Mississippi", and "Following the Equator". All receive an in-depth analysis, nothing Twain's strong sense of nostalgia for the… CONTINUE READING