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27/06/2010

Writers join Mariella Frostrup to talk about Harper Lee's classic novel To Kill A Mockingbird as it turns 50.

Bestselling novelist Lee Child, writer and actor Kwame Kwei Armah and the director of Liberty Shami Chakrabarti talk to Mariella Frostrup to talk about Harper Lee's classic novel "To Kill A Mockingbird" as it turns fifty. They are joined by author Meg Rosoff and writer and journalist Diane Roberts to discuss race, class and prejudice in Harper Lee's phenomenally successful, and only, book.

Producer - Sally Spurring.

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Thu 1 Jul 2010 16:00

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