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How is our hope for the characters in "To Kill a Mockingbird" evoked?

To Kill a Mockingbirdby Harper Lee

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In the book “To Kill a Mockingbird”, 3 characters stand out the most with heroism.
Grace Kendall at Farrar, Straus and Giroux has bought Mockingbird author Kathryn Erskine's debut picture book, Mama Africa, to be illustrated by Charly Palmer, also a debut. The book tells the story of Grammy Award-winning South African singer and civil-rights activist Miriam Makeba, who brought global attention to the injustice of apartheid through her music while in exile. Publication is tentatively set for 2017; Linda Pratt at Wernick & Pratt Agency represented the author; the illustrator represented himself.

Is there any specific meaning to names: Ben Killburn?


Mockingbird -- or Passarinha in Brazilian Portuguese -- is being made into a play in Brazil! I'll actually be there in a couple of months but will miss the production, scheduled for September 2016. I'm thrilled and honored, though. Thank you, Sao Paulo!

 

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Triple Feature: For an interesting contrast in Southern lawyer film protagonists, you might watch, along with "To Kill a Mockingbird," two other, Southern films: "Paris Trout" (1991)and "A Time to Kill" (1996).


The novel, first published in 1960, was republished in a new hardcover edition in 1995. The sales of To Kill A Mockingbird are estimated 12 to 30 million copies sold to date.


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On the Novel From Which the Film Was Adapted: Symposium: To Kill a Mockingbird , 45 Ala. L. Rev. 389-584 (1994); Claudia Johnson, The Secrets of Men's Hearts: Codes and Law in Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird , 19 Stud. Am. Fiction 129 (1991); Claudia Durst Johnson, To Kill a Mockingbird: Threatening Boundaries (Twayne Publications, 1995); Claudia Durst Johnson, Understanding To Kill a Mockingbird (Greenwood Publishing, 1994)

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Producer—Alan J. Pakula: Alan J. Pakula, the producer of "To Kill a Mockingbird" went on to direct such notable films as "Klute," "All the President's Men," and "Sophie's Choice."

To Kill a Mockingbird | Introduction to Film Blog

"Lawyers as Heroes" (To Kill a Mockingbird), in Michael Asimow & Shannon Mader, Law and Popular Culture: A Course Book 17-29 (New York: Peter Lang, 2004)

A Look Inside The Town That Inspired 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

Taunya Lovell Banks, "To Kill a Mockingbird (1962): Lawyering in an Unjust Society," in Rennard Strickland, Teree E. Foster & Taunya Lovell Banks (eds.), Screening Justice—The Cinema of Law: Significant Films of Law, Order and Social Justice 239-252 (Buffalo, New York: William S. Hein & Company, 2006)

It's not time to worry yet | A To Kill A Mockingbird Blog

Thanks to the Fairfax Network, here's my appearance on the show! There are clips about my research for Mockingbird and how I overcome writer's block, as well as info about the Mockingbird play and links to study guides for Mockingbird and Seeing Red.