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Between Two Comets: The Life of Mark Twain

Presented by Dupage County Historical Museum at DuPage County Historical Museum, Wheaton IL

Oct 08 2022
Between Two Comets: The Life of Mark Twain

Mark Twain was an American author and humorist. Join Terry Lynch for this historical portrayal of this beloved author.

“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
― Mark Twain

American writer Mark Twain lived his life between the Halley’s Comets of 1835 and 1910. During that time, he penned some of the most beloved and controversial literature of the 19th century. Listen as Twain discusses his life, writings, and constant struggle to be accepted by society and to support his family with work.

This program is part of the "Stories of DuPage" exhibit and program series

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DuPage County Historical Museum

102 E. Wesley Street, Wheaton, IL 60187

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