A Religious Orgy In Tennessee

Author: Henry Louis Mencken
Publisher: Melville House Pub
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Collected in print for the first time is Mencken's scathingly honest and fiercely intelligent coverage of the Scopes Monkey Trial, with his perceptive rendering of the courtroom drama, piercing portrayals of key figures Scopes, Clarence ...

A Religious Orgy In Tennessee

Author: H.L. Mencken
Publisher: Melville House
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Shockingly, these reports have never been gathered together into a book of their own—until now. A Religious Orgy In Tennessee includes all of Mencken’s reports for The Baltimore Sun, The Nation, and The American Mercury.

Democracy Intelligent Design And Evolution

Author: Susan P. Liebell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136016325
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... A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A Reporter's Account of the Scopes Monkey
Trial (New York: Melville House 2006). 14. John Scopes v. The State, 154 Tenn.
105, 289 S.W. 363 (Tenn. 1927). 15. 16. Epperson v. Arkansas, 393 U.S. 97 (
1968). Daniels v. Waters, 515 F. 2d 485 (6th Cir. 1975). 17. McLean v. Arkansas
Board of Education, 529 F.Supp. 1255 (ED Ark.1982). 18. Edwards v. Aguillard,
482 U.S. 578 (1987). Justices Powell and White wrote concurrences. Justice O'
Connor ...

The Philosophical Investigator

Author: Ken Ewell
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1491747625
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... years old. He also crossexamined Bryan on whether or not it took only six days
to create the world, on whether or not Eve was made from Adam's rib, and on
whether or not Cain's wife was really his sister. While Darrow fought Bryan in the
court room, Mencken fought prescientific ignorance in a series of newspaper
articles, one of which was titled “Homo Neanderthalensis,” contained in the book
A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A Reporter's Account of the Scopes Monkey Trial
 ...

Research Guide To American Literature

Author: Benjamin Franklin
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438132425
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L . Mencken (1880–1956) The most celebrated journalist and critic of his era.
Mencken was long associated with The Baltimore Sun and also edited the
influential magazines The Smart Set and The American Mercury. He championed
Realism in fiction, especially the works of Dreiser and Lewis. His reporting on the
Scopes trial has been collected in A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A Reporter's
Account of the Scopes Monkey Trial (2006). edna st . vincent Millay (1892–1950)
Poet who ...

The Global War On Terror And The Question Of World Order

Author: Hans Köchler (editor)
Publisher: International Progress Organization
ISBN: 3900704244
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Mencken (A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A Reporter's Account of the Scopes
Monkey Trial. Hoboken, n.J.: Melville House Publishing, 2006) and Michael
lienesch (In the Beginning: Fundamentalism, the Scopes Trial, and the Making of
the Antievolution Movement. Chapel Hill: University of north Carolina Press, 2007
). Mencken and lienesch were writers with a flair for attacking “established
nonsense.” the Christian right starts with challenging science, then, step by step,
undertakes to ...

The Shape Of The New

Author: Scott L. Montgomery
Publisher: Princeton University Press
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Melamed, Y.Y., and M. A. Rosenthal. 2010. Spinoza's “Theological-Political
Treatise”: A Critical Guide. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Menand, L.
2002. The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America. New York: Farrar,
Straus and Giroux. Mencken, H. L. 2006. A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A
Reporter's Account of the Scopes Monkey Trial. New York: Melville House.
Merikoski, I. A. 2002. “The Challenge of Material Progress: The Scottish
Enlightenment and Christian ...

Anthropology Unbound A Field Guide To The 21st Century

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1478457430
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A Second MenckenChrestomathy (1994)•Thirtyfive YearsofNewspaper Work (
1996)•A Religious Orgy in Tennessee A Reporter's Account of the Scopes
Monkey Trial (2006) (Melville House Publishing). Chapbooks, pamphlets,
andnotableessays•Ventures into Verse (1903)•The Artist: A Drama WithoutWords
(1912)•The Creedof aNovelist (1916)•Pistols forTwo (1917)•The Sahara ofthe
Bozart (1920)•Gamalielese (1921)•'The Hillsof Zion'(1925)•Libido forthe Ugly (
1927). Meaning: The ...

American Public Policy Introduction

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 146728615X
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A Second Mencken Chrestomathy (1994)•Thirtyfive Years of Newspaper Work (
1996)•A Religious Orgy in Tennessee A Reporter's Account of the Scopes
Monkey Trial (2006) (Melville House Publishing). Chapbooks, pamphlets, and
notable essays•Ventures into Verse (1903)•The Artist: A Drama Without Words (
1912)•The Creed of a Novelist (1916)•Pistols for Two (1917)•The Sahara of the
Bozart (1920)•Gamalielese (1921)•'The Hills of Zion' (1925)•Libido for the Ugly (
1927).

The Other School Reformers

Author: Adam Laats
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674416716
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H. L. Mencken, “Mencken Finds Daytonians Full of Sickening Doubts about Value
of Publicity,” in A Religious Orgy in Tennessee: A Reporter's Account of the
Scopes Monkey Trial (Hoboken, NJ: Melville House, 2006), 28–29 (originally in
Baltimore Evening Sun, July 9, 1925). 2. David Hulburd, This Happened in
Pasadena (New York: Macmillan, 1951), 59. 3. William Pencak, For God and
Country: The American Legion, 1919–1941 (Boston: Northeastern University
Press, 1989), 240.