Mark Twain


Twitter focuses on Mark Twain as the conscience of America and on cultural studies of Mark Twain as he appears in mainstream popular (pop) culture (see our Twain Blog).

This website is operated by PhD Candidate CW Henderson, Independent Mark Twain Scholar and Founder of He began his study of the legendary author while at TriStar Pictures co-writing a Huckleberry Finn screenplay. Articles about Henderson or his publications have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and Fortune. He has appeared on the cover of USA Today and Billboard. He is working on a new book about Mark Twain, and the essay at this website provides a glimpse into the book’s focus. He can be emailed at