Some writers have a place in the annals of literature and our commemorative speech about Mark Twain reflects that. In fact our speech looks at the life and work of Mark Twain. It shows that he was much more than a writer he was also a traveler, a thinker and a public speaker. His work sums up an age and he was fearless in denouncing social injustices and hypocrisies. He was also a humorist and Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer are amongst his most famous creations. He is the ideal subject for a commemorative speech because he is so famous. Our commemorative speech on Mark Twain will earn you plaudits especially because it ends in a short, thought-provoking poem.