Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Give the gift of Mark Twain

Mark Twain and his family are buried in Finger Lakes Wine Country at Woodlawn Cemetery.  2010 is also the year of Mark Twain as it is the 175th anniversary of the famed writer's birth and 100 years since his death.  This year also brought the release of the complete Mark Twain autobiography that he specifically wanted published 100 years after his death.

Watch the video about the Autobiography of Mark Twain.

Purchase the Autobiography of Mark Twain on Amazon.

More information on the year of Mark Twain.

Listen to a recent report about Twain on NPR.

In addition, on November 30th Hal Halbrook, on the stage at the Clemens Center in Elmira, brought Mark Twain to life with his iconic one-man performance "Mark Twain Tonight."  Enjoy reading more about this historic performance that included happy birthday wishes.  

Watch the 1967 Hal Holbrook performance of "Mark Twain Tonight."

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