I liked Michael Shelden's tender coverage of Jean in his recent biography,
MT: MAN IN WHITE. It brought her more alive to me than just about any of
the other stuff I've seen over the years. check the index...
On Sun, Feb 27, 2011 at 12:10 PM, Gregg Camfield <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
> You're probably already aware of this, but, just in case, I'll mention that
> the "Afterword" in Shelley Fisher Fishkin's _Mark Twain's Book of Animals_
> discusses some of Jean's animal rights work. See especially note 90 on
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Brent M. Colley" <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Saturday, February 26, 2011 9:52 pm
> Subject: Jean Clemens
> To: [log in to unmask]
> > Sunday in Redding we will be celebrating our final Twain Centennial...
> > The opening of the library building, a memorial to Jean.
> > Does anyone have any thoughts or a unique take on Jean worth sharing?
> > I have a short 10 minute presentation that will focus on her life and
> > showcase her "hidden talents"
> > My plan is to focus on her talents as an artist, photographer, wood
> > worker, activist and naturalist but I would like to portray her in
> > the
> > brightest light possible so any additional input is welcomed from the
> > Forum.
> > Thank you,
> > Brent
Harold K. Bush, Ph.D
Professor of English
Saint Louis University
St. Louis, MO 63108
314-977-3616 (w); 314-771-6795 (h)