Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women

Subject: English / Language Arts
Grade Levels: 6-8, 9-12
Source: PBS

This film examines Alcott's reputation as a morally upstanding New England spinster against her free-thinking and progressive life.


90-minute runtime; one-year copyright clearance

Mar 2 Check local listings

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