To Kill a Mockingbird Setting: A Portrait of a Southern Town in the 1930s

To Kill a Mockingbird Setting: A Portrait of a Southern Town in the 1930s
To Kill a Mockingbird Setting: A Portrait of a Southern Town in the 1930s
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In this video from American Masters: Harper Lee: Hey, Boo, learn about the small town of Monroeville, Alabama, Harper Lee’s hometown and the inspiration for the fictional town of Maycomb, the setting for To Kill a Mockingbird. Through archival interviews, photographs, and present-day commentary (including an excerpt from an interview with Harper Lee), students will learn what life was like for people living in the South during the Great Depression.

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