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To Kill a Mockingbird: To Kill a Mockingbird

Year 9 English

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About the Author- Harper Lee

Harper Lee is best known for writing the Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller 'To Kill a Mockingbird' (1960) and 'Go Set a Watchman' (2015), which portrays the later years of the Finch family.

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Historical Context



Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice.


Jennifer Byrne and the club discuss the classic To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

In this programme, experts discuss the way the novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird' works and examining how it has achieved its status.


Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird Video SparkNote: Quick and easy To Kill a Mockingbird synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the novel.

Character Map


Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the Deep South—and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred.

Harper Lee Interview

In 1964, Harper Lee talked with WQXR host Roy Newquist for an interview in New York. For the first time, that interview is now available to listen to online. The interview is the only known recording of Lee discussing "To Kill a Mockingbird," among other topics, and one of the last interviews she would ever give.

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