To Kill A Mockingbird http://apr.org en Author Harper Lee, Hometown Museum At Odds http://apr.org/post/author-harper-lee-hometown-museum-odds <p></p><p>"To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee is at odds with a museum in her hometown of Monroeville.</p><p>Lee is seeking a trademark for the words "To Kill a Mockingbird" when they are used on clothing. The Monroe County Heritage Museum is opposing the application, contending the sale of souvenirs with the words "To Kill a Mockingbird" is vital to its continued operation.</p><p>Lee's attorney, Robert Clarida, says the 87-year-old author has never received a penny from the museum's sale of T-shirts, caps and other souvenirs.</p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 21:03:05 +0000 The Associated Press 38296 at http://apr.org Author Harper Lee, Hometown Museum At Odds Ala. Theaters Mark Anniversary of "Mockingbird" http://apr.org/post/ala-theaters-mark-anniversary-mockingbird <P>Turner Classic Movies is marking the 50th anniversary of the movie "To Kill a Mockingbird" with special screenings around the country, including eight in Alabama.</P> <P>TCM says the classic film will be shown Thursday night at the Rave theaters in Vestavia Hills, Hoover, Montgomery and Daphne; the Regal theaters in Trussville and Huntsville, and the Cobb theaters in Tuscaloosa and Gulf Shores.</P> <DIV> <P>State tourism director Lee Sentell said he expects many students to attend because Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" is widely assigned in Alabama schools.</P> <P>The novel by the Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:26:38 +0000 The Associated Press 20730 at http://apr.org Ala. Theaters Mark Anniversary of "Mockingbird"