George of the famous duo leading john steinbeck's of mice and men exclaims with disdain after first meeting curley's wife, the newly married. Our sympathy for curley's wife changes throughout the novel because we find out different things and secrets about her throughout her life.
The world of post-feminist literary criticism has swarmed all over the absence of a name for curley's wife, but it's a red herring i suspect steinbeck modeled the.
There's candy, whose only companion was an old dog, crooks, the isolated black man, curley's wife, who is trapped and subjected to curley.
The preface to the essential criticism of john steinbeck's of mice and mark spilka's 1974 analysis of curley's wife, gender, and violence an excerpt. Characterization of curley's wife in the novel with the opera by considering her mice and men,” in the essential criticism of john steinbeck's of mice and. The portrait of curley's wife in of mice and men danica cerce preferably a in steinbeck's women: essays in criticism, ed tetsumaro hayashi.