Moral Issues In To Kill A Mockingbird

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TKAM CEW A reader is able to gain a deeper understanding of Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird,” when they take into account the author’s life and times while reading the book. For example, while living in New York Lee was observed by people as “This dumpy girl from Monroeville, one of them recalled. We didn’t think she was up to much. She said she was writing a book and that was that”(Big Bird). This corresponds with one of Atticus’s morals of “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view”(Lee39). Harper Lee experienced this moral firsthand. She was seen as this trashy Southern girl who was thought to never complete anything worthwhile. Harper Lee made something beautiful with To Kill A Mockingbird
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