Browsing the blog archivesfor the day Thursday, January 13th, 2011

New Edition of Huckleberry Finn Generates Controversy

Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain’s famous novel and American masterpiece is coming out in a new, modern, censored edition.  The “N” word has been replaced by “slave“, “Injun” has been replaced by “Native American” and “White Man” has been replaced by “Oppressor Pig from Northern Europe.” Albert Gribben, editor of the new edition says that he […]