‘Huck Finn’ a masterpiece — or an insult

Huck Finn a masterpiece — or an insult comes to us from Seattle Post-Intelligencer, where they say a mother & daughter have led the assault in Renton against Mark Twain’s novel, marshaling vigorous arguments against a work that is widely regarded as a masterpiece — yet that also ranks with the books most consistently challenged in the nation’s classrooms, according to the American Library Association.