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To Kill a Mockingbird Study Guide & Essays

by Harper Lee

Harper Lee wrote To Kill a Mockingbird during a very tense time racially in her home state of Alabama. The South was still segregated, forcing blacks to use separate facilities apart from those used by whites, in almost every aspect of society. The Civil Rights Movement began to pick up steam when…

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Posted By gabriella l #395096 at Oct 23, 2014 3:49 PM

Why did Atticus let Tom run away from the courthouse?

Why couldn't he just told Tom to stay in the room? Atticus made a pretty big mistake there.

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Posted By gabriella l #395096 at Oct 23, 2014 3:46 PM

How does this quote symbolize the tension between Atticus and his children? What do you think?

"'So that's what you were doing, wasn't it?'
'Makin' fun of him?'
'No," said Atticus, "Putting his life's history on display for the edification of the neighborhood.'
Jem seemed to swell a little. 'I didn't say we were doin' that, I didn't say it!'
Atticus grinned dryly. 'You just told me,' he said. 'You stop this nonsense right now, every one of you.'" Page 49

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