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Monday May 12, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
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Mark Twain House & Museum Visitor Center

351 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105

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Mark Twain House & Museum
Mark Twain House & Museum
860-280-3130

"How Mark Twain became Mark Twain": A New Theory, with Kevin Mac Donnell

Twain scholar, bookseller and collector Kevin Mac Donnell of Austin, Texas, has shaken up the world of Mark Twain Studies with a new theory on the famous pen name of Samuel L. Clemens -- finding "mark twain," a nautical term, used as a proper name two years before Twain adopted it.

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