• To Kill a Mockingbird took place in 1932
Maycomb, Alabama, where it was full of racism.
• The novel is told from the point of view of a six
year old, Scout Finch
• Scout is directly exposed to the prejudice of
a)once her father Atticus took on the case to
defend a black man, Tom Robinson.
b)Through Boo Radley, the reclusive and creepy
•He never leaves his house
•Given monster-like qualities
from the rumors in town
•He dies due to
the unjust and
•The Finch family
•Tom Robinson and the
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