kathryn stockett

Morning Quickies: Lawsuit Against “The Help” Author Kathryn Stockett Dropped

Yesterday, a Mississippi judge threw out a $75K lawsuit against Kathryn Stockett, author of The Help, by Stockett’s brother’s maid. Ablene Cooper claimed the author used her likeness without…

Jessica Wakeman | August 17, 2011 - 11:40 am

“The Help” Author Sued By Black Maid

Uh oh: the author of The Help, the wildly popular novel about black housemaids and nannies in the 1960’s racist, segregated South that everyone has read and loved, is getting…

Jessica Wakeman | February 21, 2011 - 11:20 am