Chapter 20. American Satire: Beginnings Through Mark Twain

  1. Ruben Quintero
  1. Linda A. Morris

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996959.ch21

A Companion to Satire

A Companion to Satire

How to Cite

Morris, L. A. (2007) American Satire: Beginnings Through Mark Twain, in A Companion to Satire (ed R. Quintero), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996959.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405119559

Online ISBN: 9780470996959

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Keywords:

  • twentieth-century fictional satire;
  • difficile est satyras non scribere;
  • agonizings;
  • twentieth-century fictionists;
  • Wyndham Lewis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Eighteenth-century Satire

  • Nineteenth-century Satire

  • Mark Twain as Political and Social Satirist