Tag Archives: John Steinbeck

The Moral Inversion in Europe

by Mrs. Sabraw Using the negative to express the positive has been around for more than twenty years. Hey, Mrs. Sabraw, that book you assigned, you know, the Winter of our Discontent, well, that book is so bad.  Gosh, I’m … Continue reading

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The Humbling of the Olive Farmers

by cheri sabraw One of the images that blackens the literary sky of The Grapes of Wrath occurs before the wandering Joads even reach the “Promised Land” of California. First, Tom Joad crushes a grasshopper on the dashboard of the truck whose … Continue reading

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