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The Rise and Fall of Atticus Finch

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Presented by North Shelby Library and Alabama Humanities Foundation at North Shelby Library, Birmingham AL

Jun 07 2016
The Rise and Fall of Atticus Finch

Atticus Finch isn’t a hero? A new generation of readers is bringing To Kill a Mockingbird before the bar of judgement. This presentation will explain why the song of the mockingbird has never sounded so unsweet…and ask whether Atticus can survive the case against him.

Presented by Christopher Metress, Ph.D., professor of English and Director of the University Fellows Program at Samford University.

This program is brought to the library by the Road Scholars Speaker Bureau at the Alabama

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Contact: 205-439-5510


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