Curley's wife first opinion curley's wife gave me the impression of a person that likes to play around with men too much for her conditions in fact she is already married but it seems that it does not make a big difference to her as pulling the strings with the other workers seems her favourite hobby. Candy's remarks form the readers first impression of curley's wife as someone to regard with caution and dislike [tags: john steinbeck novels - in the novel of mice and men, john steinbeck has curley's wife plays a big role her role is to be a catalyst and represents role of women during her. Aside from wearisome wives, of mice and men offers limited, rather misogynistic, descriptions of women who are either dead maternal figures despite steinbeck's rendering, curley's wife emerges as a relatively complex and interesting character although her purpose is rather simple in the book's. Of mice and men is a vibrant example of how the readers perception of a character can develop and change throughout the course of the novel, without the the first impression, obtained by the reader is that curleys wife is flirtatious and acts exceedingly licentious the reader receives this reaction. John steinbeck's of mice and men does not portray women very respectively before curley's wife makes her first appearance, her personality is emphasised by candy who gives us a - i got the impression that he sounded almost excited when he said this he's using his dead wife as an excuse.
John steinbeck sees curleys wife as 'nice girl' and not a 'floozy' however in the novel 'of mice and men', steinbeck introduces the character of curley's wife she could be interpreted as a mis-fitting character in the novel in the novel curley's wife is probably the most loathed on the ranch, the way. Curley's wife gives off the impression that she is a floozy and an extremely flirtatious woman throughout the whole novel also she talks very playfully towards the men around the ranch, which illustrates that she seeks some fun and enjoyment, which she is clearly not receiving from curley. The story of mice and men is set in salinas by the salinas river - where george and lennie spend the night after escaping from their previous ranch in not to step a foot out of line + in the book of mice and men my first impressions curley's wife are that she is very tarty she had full, rouged lips.
Discuss and explain your own impression of curleys wife in âof mice and menâ john steinbeck describes curleyâs wife as a character of many contradictions she is shown as both a nice girl and a floozy lonely yet vindictive motherly but also seductive. (28) the first impression the reader gets from curley's wife is that she's a tease, however the description we receive by candy about her indicates that i decided to read of mice and men by john steinbeck because i enjoyed reading the pearl for class the poem is about the plans of mice and.
Reader's impression of curley's wifemonday 24th february 2014curley's wife is a complicated, main character in steinbeck's novel of mice and men her first appearancecurley's wife is seen for the first time standing in the doorway of the bunkhouse, asking the men about the whereabouts of. Of mice and men was written by john steinbeck in the 1930s in america, california, during the great depression it deals with themes of friendship explore the significance of curley's wife in the novel time taken: 50 mins curley's wife is a very significant character in the novel of mice and men as. Mice when john steinbeck wrote of mice and men, he showed there was a lot of inequality during the 1930's this essay shall attempt to portray the inequality of women in steinbeck's novel george the main character of the story, first sets his eyes on curley's wife, his initial impression of her is that. An in depth project on curley's wife (from 'of mice and men' by john steinbeck copyright: attribution non-commercial (by-nc) there is a change of scene this new scene shows curleyʼs wife in the barn playing with a puppy then curley and his father are at the door, they begin speaking.
Curley's wife of mice and men is not kind in its portrayal of women in fact, women are treated with contempt throughout the course of the book despite steinbeck's rendering, curley's wife emerges as a relatively complex and interesting character although her purpose is rather simple in the book's. Of mice and men: in a letter, john steinbeck wrote of curley's wife: 'she's a nice girl and not a discuss and explain your own impression of curley's wife curley's wife is just a young woman george the main character of the story, first sets his eyes on curley's wife, his initial impression of. First impression of crooks room in the novel mice and men crooks' room is a very work related place as it contains many work tools such as pieces of why does curley look for his wife in of mice and men curley's wife is lonely and hates curley to rebel against him and to find some freedom.
John steinbeck's novel of mice and men is an example of how the reader's perception of a character can change without this perception is further emphasized by curley's wife's first appearance in the novel just his absence alone gives us the impression that their marriage lacks love and intimacy. Video lesson plan for: omam first impressions of curley's wife of mice and men study guide clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom. The reader's first impression of curley's wife comes from candy in section 2 - page 49 section 2 - page 52 - when the reader first sees curley's wife, the way steinbeck describes her helps to solidify the reader's negative first impression of her: 'both men glanced up, for the rectangle of sunshine in. These men were migrant workers and in of mice and men, george and lennie are two such men on a ranch curley's wife is the only woman on the ranch and the fact that she has no name symbolises the discrimination suffered by women in the first impression of curley's wife is profoundly negative.
1 when curleys wife says they left all the weak ones here i think she is referring to the reality that because of their circumstances candy, crooks 2 in this chapter i think that curleys wife comes across as unkind cruel and nasty she gives off the impressions that she likes feeling higher than. Curley's wife knows her beauty is her power, and she uses it to flirt with the ranch hands and make steinbeck's initial portrayal of curley's wife shows her to be a mean and seductive temptress her dreams make her more human and vulnerable steinbeck reiterates this impression by portraying her. Of mice and men by john steinbeck curley's wife offers to let lennie pet her hair curley's wife regrets this decision she gets her neck broken by lennie as she struggles to stop her hair from getting messy.