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Essay | Racism and Prejudice in to Kill a Mockingbird

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Racism and Prejudice in to Kill a Mockingbird

Summary: Analyzes Harper Lee's novel, To Kill a Mockingbird. Discusses the racial comments and prejudice throughout the award winning novel. Relates the literary events to historical events in the 1930s in America.
The novel, To Kill a Mockingbird written by Harper Lee is based on racial discrimination that takes place in the 1930's. Discrimination was traditional for the opinion of blacks by the white race, but was exceedingly detested by the Negro populace. These events took place in the most part of southern United States, this novel being set in the town of Maycomb Alabama. The children of Maycomb were so naïve toward the prejudice actions against black people. Dill, Jem and Scout could not stand to listen to the mistreatment during the questioning of Tom Robinsons trial. Mr. Dolphus told Dill that once he had grown-up, he would no longer "Cry about the hell white people give colored folks, without even stopping to think that they're people too." (page 213). Racial prejudgment and absolute discrimination were made known not only by verbal abuse...

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