The Harvest Gypsies

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  • Author : John Steinbeck
  • Publisher : Heyday.ORIM
  • Pages : 82 pages
  • ISBN : 1597143421
  • Rating : 4/5 from 4 reviews
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The Harvest Gypsies

The Harvest Gypsies
  • Author : John Steinbeck
  • Publisher : Heyday.ORIM
  • Release : 01 May 2017
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A collection of newspaper articles about Dust Bowl migrants in California’s Central Valley by the author of The Grapes of Wrath, accompanied by photos. Three years before his triumphant novel The Grapes of Wrath—a fictional portrayal of a Depression-era family fleeing Oklahoma during a disastrous period of drought and dust storms—John Steinbeck wrote seven articles for the San Francisco News about these history-making events and the hundreds of thousands who made their way west to work as

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Study Guide
  • Author : Supersummary
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 24 November 2019
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SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This 48-page guide for "The Harvest Gypsies" by John Steinbeck includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 7 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Featured content includes commentary on major characters, 15 important quotes, essay topics, and key themes like Journalism as a Tool for Advocacy and Living in Dignity and the Rise of Organized Labor.

Nature Class and New Deal Literature

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  • Author : Stephen Fender
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 25 August 2011
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Working through close rhetorical analysis of everything from fiction and journalism to documents and documentaries, this book looks at how popular memory favors the country Depression over the economic crisis in the nation’s cities and factories. Over eighty years after it happened, the Depression still lives on in iconic images of country poor whites – in the novels of John Steinbeck, the photographs of Dorothea Lange and Arthur Rothstein, the documentary films of Pare Lorenz and the thousands of share-croppers’

Delphi Complete Works of John Steinbeck Illustrated

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  • Author : John Steinbeck
  • Publisher : Delphi Classics
  • Release : 09 August 2019
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A giant of American literature, John Steinbeck is celebrated for his naturalistic novels with proletarian themes. His magnum opus ‘The Grapes of Wrath’ (1939), which epitomises the harrowing events of the Great Depression era, stirred widespread sympathy for the plight of migrant workers. Many of Steinbeck's works are set in the Salinas Valley of his childhood and they frequently explore themes of fate and the injustices suffered by their everyman protagonists. Fashioned with rich symbolic structures, they convey archetypal qualities in

The grapes of wrath John Steinbeck

The grapes of wrath  John Steinbeck
  • Author : Anne-Marie Paquet-Deyris,Marie-Claude Perrin-Chenour
  • Publisher : Armand Colin
  • Release : 07 November 2007
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Alors qu'il décrit dès 1936 les conditions de vie dégradantes des travailleurs saisonniers dans l'Eden trompeur des vergers de Salinas et Bakersfield, Steinbeck prépare les textes virulents qu'il publiera dans le San Francisco News en octobre de la même année sous le titre " The Harvest Gypsies ", puis sous celui de " Dubious Battle in California " dans The Nation en septembre. Et lorsqu'en 1938, après avoir voyagé depuis l'Oklahoma jusqu'en Californie avec des familles entières de

John Steinbeck In Dubious Reputation

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  • Author : Dagmar Schulz
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 10 October 2002
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Diploma Thesis from the year 2000 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: very good, Education Center for Schools in Vienna (English), über Fußnoten entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: When I decided to write my masters about John Steinbeck, I only knew some of his works. I had read "Tortilla Flat" - which is still one of my favourite books, of course I knew "East of Eden " and "Of Mice and Men" and "The

The Pull of Politics

The Pull of Politics
  • Author : Milton A. Cohen
  • Publisher : University of Missouri Press
  • Release : 01 October 2018
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In the late 1930s, John Steinbeck, Richard Wright, and Ernest Hemingway wrote novels that won critical acclaim and popular success: The Grapes of Wrath, Native Son, and For Whom the Bell Tolls. All three writers were involved with the Left at the time, and that commitment informed their fiction. Milton Cohen examines their motives for involvement with the Left; their novels’ political themes; and why they separated from the Left after the novels were published. These writers were deeply conflicted

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  • Author : Jeffrey D. Schultz,Luchen Li
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release : 20 October 2021
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Celebrates the American writer who in his works confronted and explored the social fabric of the United States in the early 20th century. More than 500 entries include synopses of his novels, short stories, and nonfiction; descriptions of his characters, details about family, friends, and associates.

Witnesses to the Struggle

Witnesses to the Struggle
  • Author : Anne Loftis
  • Publisher : University of Nevada Press
  • Release : 16 May 2014
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In this groundbreaking interdisciplinary study, Loftis examines the artists who put a human face on the farmworkers’ plight in California during the Great Depression, focusing on writer John Steinbeck, photographer Dorothea Lange, sociologist and author Paul Taylor, and journalist Carey McWilliams. Loftis probes the interplay between journalism and art in the 1930s, when both academics and artists felt an urgent need to be relevant in the face of enormous misery. The power of their work grew out of their personal

Orange Empire

Orange Empire
  • Author : Douglas Cazaux Sackman
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 20 March 2007
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"Douglas Sackman peels an orange and finds inside nothing less than an American agricultural-industrial culture in all its inventive, exploitative, transformative, and destructive power. A beautifully researched and intellectually expansive book."—Elliott West, author of The Contested Plains: Indians, Goldseekers, & the Rush to Colorado