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Harper Lee releases new novel

Laura Testino

July 15, 2015

"Go Set a Watchman," Harper Lee's sequel to her award-winning classic "To Kill a Mockingbird," was released last Tuesday, July 14. The book, published 55 years after its creation in 1960, focuses on the same characters, but oc...

Harper Lee to publish 2nd book

Francie Johnson

February 4, 2015

Author Harper Lee’s name is instantly recognizable due to her one iconic novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird.” In the 50-plus years since the book’s 1960 publication, Lee has never published another novel – but that will soo...

Harper Lee to release 2nd book

Francie Johnson

February 3, 2015

Author Harper Lee's name is instantly recognizable due to her one iconic novel: "To Kill a Mockingbird." In the 50-plus years since the book's 1960 publication, Lee has never had another novel published – but that will so...

Why race still matters

Anthony Berry

September 3, 2014

One of my favorite books during my time in high school was, and still to this day is, “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Alabama’s very own Harper Lee. In it, a white attorney named Atticus Finch defends an innocent black man who has...

Students honor ‘Mockingbird’

Stephen N. Dethrage

January 30, 2012

One of the Honors College's traditions celebrated its eleventh year Friday, when forty-five high school students traveled to Tuscaloosa for a luncheon honoring the winners of the "To Kill a Mockingbird" essay contest. Meliss...

Campus celebrates Harper Lee

Katherine Martin

September 19, 2010

The Honors College and School of Law will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird” Tuesday with Attorney General Eric Holder as the keynote speaker, according to David Wilson, chairman of...

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