Harper Lee 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 Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee http://apr.org/post/mockingbird-portrait-harper-lee <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d662554c22b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d662554c22b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d662554c22b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-520588.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p><i>Mockingbird</i> is a fine biography of Nelle Harper Lee from her birth in 1926 to the age of forty and makes good reading.</p> Mon, 17 Jul 2006 21:05:00 +0000 Don Noble 1461 at http://apr.org Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee