Inherit the wind

By Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

Background of Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee have written many books together such as The Night Thoreau spent in Jail, Inherit the Wind, and Aunt Mame. They have won two Peabody awards, variety Critics Poll award and they have also won many other awards together

Scopes monkey trial

A famous legal case in 1925 where a high school teachers as blamed for violating Butler act. John scopes was fined with 100 dollars

Summary of Inherit the Wind

At a courthouse in Hillsboro a small southern town where Mr. Cates is behind bars because he was teaching his student about Darwin's theory. Mr. Cates trial is waiting because he taught his students about Darwin's theory of evolution