Personal Themes In The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

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Another theme that this book demonstrated was a writing style. They way Mark Twain wrote this book he gave more life to the characters. He did this by giving each character their own voice. So whenever Jim was talking the reader could tell due to the fact that Jim wasn’t educated so the way he talked wasn’t the same as Huck’s. Also when Huck talked Twain had us read it the way Huck was saying it for explain when he said “hick’ry” we know that Huck did not pronounce the “e”.
Mark Twain, real name Samuel L. Clemens, was born in November of 1835 and died in April, 1910. Mark live in Florida, Missouri and was able to see slavery first hand. As a child Mark’s family owned slaves until the death of Mark’s father. Mark was able to work on the Mississippi River as a steamboat pilot. So in the story Huckleberry Finn he was able to write about the river from experience and he could have base towns in the Huckleberry Finn about actual towns he saw along
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Someone who disagrees with The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is John H. Wallace. John disagrees with the story due to its racial content throughout the book. He says that the constant use of the word “nigger” is offensive and does not belong in the classroom. He believes that this book is so popular because “there is money to be made selling books that ridicule black people.” (Wallace, 17) John also believes that the use for the word makes black students uncomfortable which results in them not paying attention which will hurt their grades. Not only does it hurt their grades but they will blame the teacher for the allowance of the “n” word will have a negative effect in which “the black child tends to reject the teacher because the student is confident that the teacher is prejudiced.” (Wallace, 18) Wallace also disagrees with how the books depicts blacks as not human but objects. He quotes when Huck goes to Aunt Sally’s house and she wants to why he is

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