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Flashcards in The Grapes of Wrath-- Critics Deck (5)
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1

Jim Quinn

"Steinbeck's world was good and evil, rich and poor"

2

Martin Shockley (1)

"Jim Casy is a simple and direct copy of Jesus Christ"

3

Martin Shockley (2)

"Like the Israelites, the Joads are a homeless and persecuted people. They too flee from oppression...seeking their own promised land"

4

Peter Monro Jack (grapes)

"The promised grapes of California have turned into grapes of wrath that might come to fruition at any moment"

5

Emily Irvine (women)

"Women in Steinbeck's novel are portrayed as adaptable in times of adversity"