Literature Series – To Ban a Mockingbird – Call to Register
Call to register. To Ban a Mockingbird in 2018. Literature Series presented by Barbara Parr.To Kill a Mockingbird is a masterpiece of American literature that speaks to our current time as poignantly as it did in 1960. This work continues to be banned from school reading lists due to its controversial subject material. Harper Lees characters are vivid and lively, enmeshed in issues of family, community and the greater struggles of American society. The timeless issues of class, courage, compassion and gender roles are all seen through the lens of an innocent child as a crisis of conscience hits the town. This four part course will be presented by Barbara Parr, an instructor with Case Western Reserve Universitys Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program. Please read the first fifty pages for the first class. Registration is required. Register online at lifelonglearningcleveland.org or call (216) 226-8275, ext. 127.