This Women of the South in a changing society lesson plan also includes:
Scarlett O’Hara, Melanie Hamilton, Aunt Pittypat. The siren, the saint, the airhead. Margaret Mitchell’s Gone With the Wind contributes much to the stereotype most hold of southern women during the Civil War era. Class members access primary source materials to determine the accuracy of these stereotypes. Links to diaries, journals, and first-person narratives are included in the packet.