How the context of the U.S. in the 1930’s influences the setting and themes of To Kill A Mockingbird
TKAM was set in Alabama
Based on Harper Lee's home town, Monroeville
Segregation The Great Depression Education
The Great Depression was a worldwide economic depression that lasted 10 years.
Official Depression Scale™
You ain’t got no business bringin’ white chillun here - they got their church, we got our’n.
Cal speaks as though she were uneducated
Not many people can read
Tom was well mannered so Mr. Ewell felt threatened
The Great Depression
Was so sad, Alexa...
The Ewells are white trash
Agricultural Adjustments Act
The crash hit the farmers the hardest
Alabama struggles to pay teachers
The Montgomery Board of Education threatened to close its schools
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What Happened During the Great Depression?. Retrieved from https://www.thebalance.com/the-great-depression-of-1929-3306033
Harvey, G. (2019). Public Education in the Early Twentieth Century. Retrieved from http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/h-2601
Help, H., & Mockingbird, T. (2019). What are the conditions in Alabama in 1935, and why is this information significant to the plot of To Kill a Mockingbird? | eNotes. Retrieved from https://www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-conditions-alabama-why-this-information-22927
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Segregation. (2019). Retrieved from https://edu.glogster.com/glog/segregation/28sf647tjoc?=glogpedia-source
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