About the writer:
Catriona Mills, BA (Hons), M. Phil, PhD, researches and publishes in the field of 19th-century popular fiction and literacy. She currently teaches academic and professional writing at The University of Queensland.
Insight – To Kill a Mockingbird
Insight Text Guides – To Kill a Mockingbird is designed to help secondary English students understand and analyse the text. This comprehensive guide to Harper Lee?s novel contains detailed character and chapter analysis, along with evaluations of genre, structure and language. Important contextual information on Lee, the Depression and the Civil Rights movement, as well as an exploration of themes such as family, race and justice, give students a deeper understanding of the text. Challenging essay questions and advice on approaches to writing responses help students develop the ability to engage critically with the novel.