Harper Lee, then and now

Another glimpse of Monroeville

Yes, Go Set a Watchman has its problems; yes, it needed an editor. Yet one senses that this fiction has grown out of a life lived.


Glass Ceilings and Dirt Floors, by Christine Firer Hinze

Hitting a glass ceiling is a metaphor for the experience professional women have of finding subtle obstacles in the way of their advancement. But most working women in the world don’t hit a glass ceiling. They scratch out a meager income while caring for domestic concerns at home.