How and why do an author’s experiences influence and inspire their work? Research the life of Harper Lee and how it influenced and inspired To Kill a Mockingbird. What similarities exist between Lee’s life and childhood, and that of Scout in the novel? Start by reading a biography of Harper Lee.
This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.To Kill a Mockingbird was Ms. Harper Lee’s only published work. However, this great work was destined for greatness as her work won the Pulitzer Prize in 1969. This great writer was born in Monroeville Alabama on April 28, 1926. Even though she only wrote one book she co-authored “In Cold Blood”, which became a non-fiction masterpiece as well. The book was authored by Truman Capote, it evolved from an article that was published in The New Yorker. The novelist was the youngest of four children. She grew up in a small town and grew up as a tomboy. Her father was a ...