News Archive 2009-2018

Mark Twain’s Autobiography Can Now Be Published (The Independent) Archives

Mark Twain left behind 5,000 unedited pages of memoirs when he died in 1910, but he also left explicit instructions that none of it was to be published until he had been dead for at least a century. Well, that 100 years was up last month, so get ready for a new bestseller from “the father of American literature.”