'Mockingbird' Author Compared Hometown To Elvis' GracelandIn her letter to the late Charles Weldon Carruth, an old friend and fellow Alabama native, Lee bemoaned both an interstate sign pointing the way to Monroeville and the prevalence of mockingbird images in the city of about 5,900 people, which is located 90 miles north of Mobile.
Why Small U.S. Theaters Have Canceled 'To Kill A Mockingbird'Rudin is arguing that author Harper Lee signed over to him exclusive worldwide rights to the title of the novel and that Rudin's current adaptation on Broadway — written by Aaron Sorkin — is the only version allowed to be performed.
A Look Back At The Life Of "To Kill A Mockingbird" Author Harper Lee The country is mourning the loss of one of the most influential authors of our time. Harper Lee died in her sleep at the age of 89 in her hometown in Alabama.
"To Kill A Mockingbird" Author Harper Lee Dead At 89Multiple sources in Lee’s hometown of Monroeville, Alabama, have confirmed her death at the age of 89, according to CBS Radio News.
Despite Controversial Character Changes, Harper Lee Fans Eager To Read Mockingbird SequelThe sequel to Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel <em>To Kill A Mockingbird</em> hit store shelves on Tuesday, and while readers might already know the characters in <em>Go Set A Watchman</em>, they certainly aren’t the same as we remember.
“To Kill a Mockingbird” Author Harper Lee Will Publish Second Novel"To Kill a Mockingbird" will not be Harper Lee's only published book after all.
Events Across Chicago For 30th Annivesary Of Banned Books WeekThis week marks 30 years of the annual Banned Books Week, and multiple Chicago area libraries and educational institutions are holding readings and discussions.