- Words: 1500
- Length: 4 Pages
- Topic: Plays
- Paper #: 14712525
Leo Marx Critic on Huckleberry Finn
Author's ideas: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn has a controversial ending, which, as stated in Professor Leo Marx's 1995 analysis, resulted from: the enforced happy ending, the author's basic betrayal of Huck's companion Jim (Twain, 1994), and the return of the tale to the original mood, reflected at the novel's start (Broussard, 2011).
Leo Marx states that Huckleberry becomes a powerless, naive and subservient accomplice of