John Steinbeck

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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction PS3537.T3234 Z71546 2008
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  PS3537.T3234 Z71546 2008
 
 
CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction PS3537.T3234 Z71546 2008
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  PS3537.T3234 Z71546 2008
 
 
Summary
John Steinbeck stands as one of the most popular and widely read novelists in America. The winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1962, he wrote such classics as The Grapes of Wrath , Of Mice and Men , The Red Pony , and East of Eden . Literary scholar Harold Bloom introduces this collection of new critical essays about this acclaimed author.
Contents
Introduction / Harold Bloom
The pearl and The old man and the sea : a comparative analysis / Edward E. Waldron
Of mice and men : the dream of commitment / Louis Owens
John Steinbeck's The red pony : a study in narrative technique / Howard Levant
"Happy(?)-wife-and-motherdom" : the portrayal of Ma Joad in John Steinbeck's The grapes of wrath / Nellie Y. McKay
The front line of poverty / Jay Parini
"Working at the impossible" : the presence of Moby-Dick in East of Eden / Robert DeMott
Revisiting the Sea of Cortez with a "green" perspective / Clifford Eric Gladstein and Mimi Reisel Gladstein
Natural wisdom : Steinbeck's men of nature as prophets and peacemakers / Marilyn Chandler McEntyre
Steinbeck's light / David Wyatt
Steinbeck and the Great Depression / Morris Dickstein
Chronology.

Additional Information
Series Bloom's modern critical views.
Subjects Steinbeck, John, -- 1902-1968 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Publisher New York :Bloom's Literary Criticism,2008
Edition New ed.
Contributors Bloom, Harold.
Language English
Description vii, 176 pages ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-169) and index.
ISBN 9780791097878
0791097870
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