The novel To Kill A Mockingbird written by Harper Lee is a topis of Abitur 2010 within Lower Saxony, Germany.
The article references based on the edition published by Grand Central Publishing, NY. Online Resources
The complete novel is available online.
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A detailed description of the characters can be found in the main article To Kill a Mockingbird : Characters
The novel contains many characters. The important one's are:
- Mrs. Maudie Aktison
- Aunt Alexandra
- Heck Tate
- Tom Robinson
- Mayella and Eward Ewell
- Arthur „Boo“ Radley
There are a few major themes being discussed in the novel. A Mind-Map has been created using mindmeister.
Another more experimental Mind-Map version is avaible in this article.
In the year 1962 Robert Mulligan film based on the novel is shown in US cinema.
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To Kill A Mockingbird demonstrates the existences of lynch mobs in the US-South in mid of the 1930ties. So the song Strange fruit written by Abel Meeropol and performed by Billie Holiday is also party of the discussion in class.