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America’s Literature of Lighting Out

At the end of Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn, Huck remarks that he’s lighting out for the territory, a comment that underscores his rebellion against conventionality and social oppression. But what is Huck lighting out for? What specifically is he rebelling … Continue reading

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