Fighting over 'Huckleberry Finn'

What happens when a classic confronts changing tastes and changing times? We look at the Mark Twain classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. It's met with some challenges in recent years, both literary and political. Hear Ray Suarez and guests including Victor Doyno, president of the Mark Twain Circle of America, and Justin Kaplan, author of Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain.

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