NEH banner

Funded Projects Query Form
One match

Grant number: GN-*0279-79

Save this query
Export results to Excel

GN-*0279-79

Foundation for American Letters and the Media (Los Angeles, CA 90069-1432)
Marsha Jeffer (Project Director: 08/01/1978 to present)

Mark Twain: Beneath the Laughter

To produce a one-hour television program that will reveal the tensions and ambiguities beneath the immortal Mark Twain.

To produce a one-hour television program that will reveal the tensions and ambiguities beneath the immortal Mark Twain. The program to dramatize the major issues which confronted the author: death, reality and truth, social and racial injustice.

Project fields:
Literature, General

Program:
Media, Humanities Projects in

Division:
Public Programs

Total amounts:
$300,000 (approved)
$300,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
2/1/1979 – 1/31/1980