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To Kill A Mockingbird

To Kill A Mockingbird
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To Kill A Mockingbird: SYMBOLISM / SYMBOLS / CONTRASTS IN MAYCOMB SOCIETY by Harper Lee Free Study Guide: To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee - Free BookNotes Previous Page | Table of Contents | Next Page Downloadable / Printable Version SYMBOLISM / SYMBOLS in To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee has used symbolism rather extensively throughout the novel and a great deal of it refers to the problems of racism in the South during the early twentieth century. Scout’s understanding of Walter Cunningham’s poverty and his self-pride is a prime example of this. Miss Maudie is a classic example of the enlightened woman living in an age of suppressed womanhood. Mrs. Finally, the deepest symbolism conveyed is through the use of the concept of the mockingbird. In the novel, the people of Maycomb only know Boo Radley and Tom Robinson by what others say about them. Maycomb county comprises of a conglomeration of various sections of people, who live together in studied harmony. Outwardly, the community is divided into two sections: the white community and the black community.

EMINEM LYRICS - Mockingbird Yeah I know sometimes things may not always make sense to you right now But hey, what daddy always tell you? Straighten up little soldier Stiffen up that upper lip What you crying about? You got me. Hailie, I know you miss your mom, and I know you miss your dad When I'm gone but I'm trying to give you the life that I never had I can see you're sad, even when you smile, even when you laugh I can see it in your eyes, deep inside you want to cry 'Cause you're scared, I ain't there? [Chorus:] Now hush little baby, don't you cry Everything's gonna be alright Stiffen that upper lip up, little lady, I told ya Daddy's here to hold ya through the night I know mommy's not here right now and we don't know why We feel how we feel inside It may seem a little crazy, pretty baby But I promise mama's gon' be alright [Chorus] Thanks to GeeQ3 for adding these lyrics. EMINEM lyrics are property and copyright of their owners."

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GCSE English Literature - Sample exam question (Wales) - Revision 6 Isaac Asimov Predicts in 1964 What the World Will Look Like Today — in 2014 Painting of Asimov on his throne by Rowena Morill When New York City hosted The World’s Fair in 1964, Isaac Asimov, the prolific sci-fi author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, took the opportunity to wonder what the world would look like 50 years hence — assuming the world survived the nuclear threats of the Cold War. Writing in The New York Times, Asimov imagined a world that you might partly recognize today, a world where: “Gadgetry will continue to relieve mankind of tedious jobs. Kitchen units will be devised that will prepare ‘automeals,’ heating water and converting it to coffee; toasting bread; frying, poaching or scrambling eggs, grilling bacon, and so on. Breakfasts will be ‘ordered’ the night before to be ready by a specified hour the next morning.” “[M]en will continue to withdraw from nature in order to create an environment that will suit them better. Isaac Asimov wasn’t the only person during the 60s who peered into the future in a fairly prescient way.

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