The Help – Week 4

Life in the South is never boring, but life in Jackson Mississippi is raging! The ladies of the League have been planning the benefit, which is the highlight of the party season. Poor Celia Foote has not been able to break into the league, but she is determined to NOT miss the party! Minny has […]

The Help – Week Three

Things are starting to heat up a little bit in Jackson, Mississippi, and its not just the summer heat. ┬áMiss Hilly is convinced that Miss Skeeter is about to try and change Jim Crow laws within the state of Mississippi, or at least give it a try, and that is not something that she is […]

The Help – Week 2

Miss Skeeter has convinced Aibileen and Minny to sit for her interviews, and to start spilling their stories about the families they have worked for. Aibileen and Minny are both extremely cautious, as they know that any wrong step will cause their termination, and they both rely on their jobs to get by. Although Aibileen […]

The Help – Week 1

Aibileen, Minny, and Miss Skeeter all live in the same area, but their lives could not be more different. Aibileen and Minny work as hired help in the homes of their white counterparts. Miss Skeeter, an unfortunate nickname, is the daughter of a cotton farmer, and well-to-do. Jackson, Mississippi is as diverse as they come. […]