Farewell, Amy Kaplan, author of “Black and Blue on San Juan Hill” and inspiration for Mr. Crane’s Vivid Story

Cultures of United States Imperialism, Amy Kaplan and Donald E. Pease, Editors, Duke University Press, 1993 Four years ago, I sent the University of Pennsylvania’s Professor Amy Kaplan my screenplay, Mr. Crane’s Vivid Story, about the Spanish-American War (1898), Stephen Crane who reported on the war for New York newspapers, and an imagined making of … Continue reading Farewell, Amy Kaplan, author of “Black and Blue on San Juan Hill” and inspiration for Mr. Crane’s Vivid Story