To Kill a Mockingbird
"would be a sin"
What is the symbolism of the mockingbird?
This will require you to research birds to discover characteristics and how these characteristics can be recognized within a literary selection.
You must find evidence within the text to support each characteristic that you define as symbolically applicable.
What qualities did you find that characterize the mockingbird?
How/Why could Boo Radley be considered a mockingbird? What evidence can you find within the text to support your claim?
How/Why can Tom Robinson be considered a mockingbird? What evidence can you find within the text to support you claim?