Book Discussion on Scout, Atticus & Boo

Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, published 50 years ago that month (July 1960). In… read more

Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, published 50 years ago that month (July 1960). In her book, Scout, Atticus & Boo, Ms. Murphy included reflections on Lee’s novel from Oprah Winfrey, Tom Brokaw, Anna Quindlen, Andrew Young, Scott Turow, and others. During this event, part of the American Library Association’s annual meeting, Mary Murphy discussed her book with librarian and NPR commentator Nancy Pearl and showed clips of the interviews she did for her documentary and accompanying book. close

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Book Discussion on Scout, Atticus & Boo

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 2010
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2010

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  • Jul 17, 2010 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 18, 2010 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 18, 2010 | 2:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 28, 2010 | 1:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2010 | 1:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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