Thalia Book Club: 'To Kill a Mockingbird' 50th Anniversary Celebration - Readings, Discussion and Audience Q&A

  • by Symphony Space
  • Narrated by Stephen Colbert, Isaiah Sheffer, Jayne Anne Phillips, Mary McDonagh Murphy, Oskar Eustis, Libba Bray, Kurt Andersen
  • 1 hrs and 39 mins
  • Speech

Publisher's Summary

Performance playlist: Readings and conversation with Kurt Andersen, Libba Bray, Stephen Colbert, Oskar Eustis, Mary McDonagh Murphy, Jayne Anne Phillips, and Isaiah Sheffer, a discussion with the audience.
Authors and actors including Stephen Colbert, Libba Bray (award winning young-adult novelist Going Bovine, winner of 2010 Printz Award), Oskar Eustis (Artistic Director at The Public Theater), Kurt Andersen (novelist and Studio 360 Host), Jayne Anne Phillips (novelist and National Book Award finalist Lark & Termite), filmmaker Mary McDonagh Murphy (author of the upcoming book Scout, Atticus, and Boo), and others pay tribute to the Pulitzer prize-winning classic novel about racial injustice and loss of innocence in a small Southern town. One of the most taught -- and frequently challenged -- books of the last 50 years, the book was voted the best novel of the 20th century by librarians. The evening includes readings, discussion and audience Q&A.


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Fooled me once

Unless you want to hear a number of self important people disussing the book don't be fooled like I and download this rubbish.

The system forced me to give it a minimum of 1 star, it is not worthy of even 1 star
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- Mowerman "mowerman"

This is not the full story.

They only do excerptsfrom the book. I was hoping to hear the entire book. I wish the description explained that better.
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- Casey

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-04-2011
  • Publisher: Symphony Space