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Subject: Eve
From: Carolyn Leutzinger Richey <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2005 15:21:47 -0400
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I'm just finishing a graduate seminar on Twain and for the last week we read
a variety of women's texts.  When we were discussing Eve's Diary, one of the
students made an observation about Eve mentioning that she is/was
left-handed.  Since much of the scholarship considers Twain as having given
Eve many of Livy's qualities, my students and I were wondering if Livy was

While this is not of monumental importance, it would be interesting to know.

Carolyn Leutzinger Richey
Core Adjunct Instructor, National University
San Diego, California