Harper Lee Questions and Answers

Harper Lee

Nelle Harper Lee was born on April 28th, 1926, in the small town of Monroeville in southern Alabama. According to the 1920 and 1930 census statistics, Monroeville would have had just over 1,000...

Latest answer posted January 4, 2020, 11:02 am (UTC)

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Harper Lee

Harper Lee's greatest contribution to American Literature has to be To Kill a Mockingbird. The book's impact was felt then as it is today, echoed in reviews that the book received: "A hundred...

Latest answer posted October 20, 2014, 10:06 pm (UTC)

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Harper Lee

This exchange between Scout and Miss Caroline further illustrates Caroline's own outsider status in Maycomb. This outsider status is established early in Chapter 2, when Scout's teacher introduces...

Latest answer posted February 9, 2022, 10:35 pm (UTC)

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Harper Lee

I assume you have read, To Kill a Mockingbird. In that case, let's focus on To Kill a Mockingbird to explore why Harper Lee is such a renowned author. The novel has sold millions of copies; it is...

Latest answer posted February 18, 2016, 12:03 am (UTC)

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Harper Lee

Harper Lee was born on April 28, 1926, and passed away on February 19, 2016. Lee was the author of two books—To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) and Go Set a Watchman (2015). Both books are centered on...

Latest answer posted July 3, 2016, 7:27 pm (UTC)

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Harper Lee

I can assure you that if you actually were able to get Harper Lee to respond to you, you would certainly deserve that "A." Miss Lee, 84, is a NOTORIOUSLY PRIVATE person; she gives very few personal...

Latest answer posted April 29, 2010, 8:02 am (UTC)

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Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird and Go Set a Watchman have many of the same main characters, such as Jean Louise Finch (Scout in Mockingbird), Atticus Finch, and Aunt Alexandra, and both novels are set...

Latest answer posted February 21, 2022, 11:37 am (UTC)

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Harper Lee

Harper Lee did, in fact, study at Oxford University, but only for one summer. She spent one year at Huntington College, then went to the University of Alabama. She attended Oxford as part of a...

Latest answer posted October 30, 2012, 9:23 pm (UTC)

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Aunt Alexandra proves quite human, sometimes demonstrating flawed morals and at other times displaying noble ideals. Perhaps everyone in the novel simply pales in comparison to Atticus's incredible...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2021, 2:26 am (UTC)

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In the time of Harper Lee's novel To Kill a Mockingbird, justice for a black person in the deep south was a rare thing. Tom Robinson was obviously an innocent man, but he really had no chance of...

Latest answer posted April 24, 2019, 2:58 am (UTC)

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