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Reading John Steinbeck in Eastern Europe explores the injustice toward Steinbeck's works in Eastern European countries in the period of communist regimes.

Reading John Steinbeck in Eastern Europe explores the injustice toward Steinbeck's works in Eastern European countries in the period of communist regimes.

Part 1 Preface Part 2 Acknowledgments Part 3 Introduction Part 4 Part One: Steinbeck and Eastern Europe Chapter 5 Chapter 1: A Political Reading of Steinbeck's Works in Eastern Europe Chapter 6 Chapter 2: Steinbeck in the Slovene Cultural Arena: An Overview of Steinbeck Criticism Chapter 7 Chapter 3: Steinbeck's Influence on Slovene Social Realism Chapter 8 Chapter 4: About the.

Just after the iron curtain fell on Eastern Europe John Steinbeck and acclaimed war photographer, Robert . Collected here for the first time in a deluxe paperback volume are six of John Steinbeck's most widely read and beloved novels.

Just after the iron curtain fell on Eastern Europe John Steinbeck and acclaimed war photographer, Robert Capa ventured into the Soviet Union to report for the New York Herald Tribune. This rare opportunity took the famous travellers not only to Moscow and Stalingrad - now Volgograd - but through the countryside of the Ukraine and the Caucasus.

Although rich in artistry and depth, Steinbeck’s novel In Dubious Battle .

Although rich in artistry and depth, Steinbeck’s novel In Dubious Battle (1936) has been judged less as a novel and more as a sociological event or a propagandistic political tract. At least contemporary critics are inclined to treat the book as a legitimate work of art, to be approached from a variety of the usual aesthetic and theoretical angles. The focus is on refugees fleeing to West Germany.

Published: 22 December 2013. Keywords: New Reading, Old Text, Dubious Battle, John Steinbeck, Eastern Europe.

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Author: John Steinbeck. Just as the Iron Curtain fell on Eastern Europe, Steinbeck and Capa began a remarkable journey through the Soviet Union

Author: John Steinbeck. Just as the Iron Curtain fell on Eastern Europe, Steinbeck and Capa began a remarkable journey through the Soviet Union. Their travels took them to Moscow and Stalingrad. What they saw and recorded was what Steinbeck called the great other side, the ordinary lives of Russian men and women. Combining Steinbeck’s compassion, humour and eye for detail with Capa’s photographic studies, this text is a unique potrait of Russia and its people as they emerged from the ravages of wa. .

The article discusses the popularity of John Steinbeck’s novel East of Eden (1952) in Slovenia, demonstrated by its presence in virtually every area of public life and the sheer number of.Reading Steinbeck in Eastern Europe. Lanham, MD et a. University Press of America.

The study also shows that in past decades, when Slovenia was in the grip of communist rule, even this book by Steinbeck, which is characterized by its non-fidelity to the rules imposed by social realism, in contrast to those that largely conformed to the communist regime’s ideology, could not escape an ideological burden.

1936 Moved to Los Gatos, California. Of Mice and Men (novel) published; chosen by 1937 Book-of-the-Month Club. The Red Pony, in three parts, published. s’ Circle award) produced. 1938 The Long Valley and the fourth part of The Red Pony published. 1939 The Grapes of Wrath published. Elected to National Institute of Arts and Letters. Steinbeck’s involvement with the lives of the migrant workers, which had already provided the subject matter of In Dubious Battle, became even keener in his mid-thirties.

John Steinbeck's books depict a realistic and tender image of his childhood and life spent in "Steinbeck Country," the region around the city of Monterrey, California. The world-renowned novelist, playwright, essayist, and short-story writer was born in Salinas, California, in 1902

John Steinbeck's books depict a realistic and tender image of his childhood and life spent in "Steinbeck Country," the region around the city of Monterrey, California. The world-renowned novelist, playwright, essayist, and short-story writer was born in Salinas, California, in 1902. Growing up in a rural town, he spent his summers working on local ranches which exposed him to the harsh lives of migrant workers. These experiences would provide much of the inspiration for some of his most celebrated works such as "Of Mice and Me. John Steinbeck's Books.

Reading John Steinbeck in Eastern Europe explores the injustice toward Steinbeck's works in Eastern European countries in the period of communist regimes. Assessed through an ideological lens, their value was in their usefulness to the oppressive social and political mindset, which they undoubtedly served-not only The Grapes of Wrath, with its agenda of social solutions, but also works that clearly indicate that Steinbeck was venturing into new themes and forms. By taking up various avenues of approach and moving adroitly between the study of Steinbeck criticism, translations, literary influences, textual analyses of specific works and various theoretical questions-while illuminating that the most compelling rationale for reading Steinbeck's works is their universal relevance, not the presence or lack of ideological structures in them-Reading John Steinbeck in Eastern Europe is an interesting record of past perceptions, stereotypes and myths, and a testament to a new era.


Reading John Steinbeck in Eastern Europe download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Danica Cerce
ISBN: 0761856250
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: UPA (August 25, 2011)
Pages: 144 pages