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Harper Lee - Life Stories, Books, and Links
 
Biographical Information

Stories about Harper Lee

Selected works by this author

Selected books about / related to this author

Recommended links
 
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
 
Picture of Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird; twentieth century American Literature
Harper Lee   (1926 - )
 
Category:  American Literature
 
Born: 1926
Monroeville, Alabama, United States
 
 
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Carson McCullers, Maya Angelou
 
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Harper Lee - LIFE STORIES
 
 
4/28/1926     Harper Lee at Home
On this day in 1926 Harper Lee was born in Monroeville, Alabama. After the immediate and overwhelming success of To Kill a Mockingbird (1960), and despite forecasting more, Lee is known to have published only three short magazine articles subsequently, all in the 60s, and she rarely broke the silence and anonymity into which she quickly retreated.
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SELECTED WORKS BY THIS AUTHOR
 
 
To Kill a Mockingbird
fiction
 
 
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SELECTED BOOKS ABOUT (or related to) THIS AUTHOR
 
 
Monroeville, AL: The Search For Harper Lee's Maycomb
by Monroe County Heritage Museums
non-fiction
 
Readings on to Kill a Mockingbird
by Terry O'Neill (Editor)
biography, reviews, essays
 
To Kill a Mockingbird: Threatening Boundaries
by Claudia Durst Johnson
literary criticism and analysis
 
Understanding To Kill a Mockingbird: A Student Casebook to Issues, Sources, and Historic Documents
by Claudia Durst Johnson
guide
 
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Growing Up Black in Alabama in the 1930s
An interview with a women about growing up black and poor in Alabama in the 1930s. Describes crooked landowner-tenant relations, the poor living conditions and lack of electricity, the added hardships of the Great Depression, and reflections on two important events in Civil Rights history: Autherine Lucy's attempt to enter the University of Alabama, and the Montgomery bus boycott.
To Kill a Mockingbird & Harper Lee
Offers a Harper Lee biography, a reference list of people places and things mentioned in her Pulitzer Prize winning novel, information about the cast and making of the 1963 Academy Award winning film starring Gregory Peck, and links to sites about Monroeville, Alabama -- Lee's place of birth and inspiration for Maycomb.
To Kill a Mockingbird Student Survival Guide
This resource for high school students offers chapter synopses, annotations on vocabulary, allusions and idioms, and supplementary resources including pictures and links to external web resources.
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