Harper Lee attempted to capture and encourage the pre-cynical outrage of children toward the horrors of the adult world in “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
Harper Lee attempted to capture and encourage the pre-cynical outrage of children toward the horrors of the adult world in “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Gerald Herbert AP
Harper Lee attempted to capture and encourage the pre-cynical outrage of children toward the horrors of the adult world in “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Gerald Herbert AP

Attacking ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ in a misguided pursuit of educational purity

October 20, 2017 06:45 PM