Just Mercy

Just Mercy

Throughout Just Mercy, Stevenson often references parallels between To Kill a Mockingbird, the famous 1960 book by Harper Lee, and the case of Walter McMillian. Lee’s novel features a black man…

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Throughout the book, songs and church hymns often accompany heightened emotional scenes. In particular, hymns and songs are often sung by or for individuals whose situations are especially grim. Song gives comfort and a voice…

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