Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1
Candy is used by Steinbeck in the novella of mice and men to portray the voice of the weak ­ but he
is also used by Steinbeck to get across more information to the reader about other characters.

Steinbeck clearly indicates the purpose of Candy through his first words, `the…

Page 2

Preview of page 2
fact that Steinbeck chose to describe his speech here as `soft' suggests that Candy has no voice - no
power, due to his weaknesses.

Throughout the novella we see many metaphors of the American dream as in section three Candy
states that he has a gut ache, `Them god damn…

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English Literature resources:

See all English Literature resources »See all resources »