Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Tonight, the Loft takes a look at the life of Harper Lee with Hey, Boo, a documentary about the reclusive author of To Kill a Mockingbird. One night only, 7:30 p.m. showtime.T
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Filmmaker Mary McDonagh Murphy's illuminating new documentary HEY, BOO explores Lee's life and unravels some of the mysteries surrounding the beloved author, including why she never published again, why she stopped speaking to the press in 1964, and the ambiguous details of her childhood friendship with author Truman Capote, whose influence on the novel has been a controversial topic of debate for decades. It also brings to light the context and history of the novel's Deep South setting and the social changes it inspired after publication.