Of Mice and Men

Slim’s Reactions
April 28, 2007, 2:40 pm
Filed under: Chapter 5, Chapter 6, Curley's Wife, Death, Lennie, Slim

How does Slim react to Curley’s wife’s death? To Lennie’s death? What does this show us about his character?

Curley’s Reaction
April 28, 2007, 2:39 pm
Filed under: Curley, Curley's Wife, Death, Lennie

Describe Curley’s reaction to both the death of his wife and Lennie’s death.

April 25, 2007, 1:26 pm
Filed under: Chapter 5, Curley's Wife, Death, Lennie

How and why does Lennie kill Curley’s wife?

April 25, 2007, 1:25 pm
Filed under: Chapter 5, Curley's Wife, Lennie

Why does Curley’s wife offer to let Lennie caress her hair?

April 25, 2007, 1:24 pm
Filed under: Chapter 5, Curley's Wife, Lennie

What two pieces of information does Curley’s wife share with Lennie? What theme(s) do these things tie into?

Curley’s Wife
April 19, 2007, 12:13 pm
Filed under: Chapter 4, Curley's Wife

Why does Curley’s wife come to the stable? What happens when she’s there? What do you think of her? What do the men think of her? Even better, what does she think of the men (Candy, Crooks, and Lennie)?

Curley’s Wife
March 28, 2007, 12:28 pm
Filed under: Characters, Curley's Wife

We’ve seen her in the doorway of the bunkhouse. What do we know of her character so far? Why do you think she comes to the bunkhouse?

 Curley's Wife


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