The Development of Character in Huck Finn - PBS

Character Development in Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Tom Sawyer's Character Development in Huck Finn - …

In “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain, the two main characters, Huck and Jim, find peace on the Mississippi as they spend endless nights floating down stream....

Development of Jim in Huckleberry Finn - A-Level …

Huck Finn is one of the most popular fictional characters in American literature. Approximately twelve years of age, he is a typical “frontier boy” with a love of fun, a respect for nature, and a lot of common sense. Although he can adapt to almost any situation other than a normal, civilized life, he is most happy living independently and in the wild.

In the 1950s the effort to banish The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn from required classroom reading lists came publicly to the floor again, not chiefly on the grounds that its depiction of black characters and the use of the word “nigger” were demeaning to African-American students....