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Fareler Ve Insanlar Essay

1369 words - 6 pages

Karya ATIŞ Atış 1
21300456
Turk 102-65
05.04.2014

1. BÖLÜM
Ödevin Adı:
Steinbeck’in Fareler ve İnsanlar Romanında İnsan İlişkileri
Ödevin Konusu:
Kitabın Önemi:
Yazarı, John Steinbeck, Nobel ödüllü bir yazardır. Edebiyat dünyasına önemli eserler katmıştır. Bu romanı Steinbeck’in en çok okunan ve en ünlü romanlarından biridir. İnsan ilişkileri, duygular, dostluklar çok güzel bir şekilde ele alınmıştır. Irkçılıktan söz edilmesi bakımından da önemli bir eserdir.
Amaç:
1920’lerde Steinbeck’te tıpkı eserdeki karakterler gibi para kazanmak için Kaliforniya’da çeşitli çiftliklerde çalışmıştır. Kitaptaki bazı olaylar Steinbeck’in kendi deneyimlerine dayanmaktadır. Kitabın ismi Robert ...view middle of the document...

1942 ve 1944 yılları arasında haber muhabiri olarak Avrupa’da yaşamıştır. 1950 yılında Avrupa gezisine çıkmıştır. 1967 yılında da Asya gezisine çıkmıştır. 1965 yılında Vietnam’da savaş muhabirliği de yapmıştır. 1930 yılında Carol Henning ile evlenmiştir. John Steinbeck 20 Aralık 1968’de New York’ta yaşamını yitirmiştir.
3. BÖLÜM
Karakterler:
George Milton: Lennie’nin en iyi arkadaşıdır. Zeki birisidir. Lennie’ye sürekli göz kulak olur ve onu beladan kurtarır.
Lennie Small: George’un en yakın arkadaşıdır. İriyarı ve çok güçlü birisidir. Çok saftır ve yumuşak şeyleri okşamayı çok sever.
Slim: Bütün karakterlerin saygı gösterdiği ve sözünü dinlediği tek karakterdir.
Candy: Bir elini kaybetmiştir. Yaşlıdır ve çok fazla iş yapamaz ama George ve Lennie ile hayallerindeki çiftlikle yaşamak istemektedir.
Curley: Patronun oğludur, hafifsıklet bir boksördür. Kendinden güçlü duran kişilere, Lennie gibi, sataşır. Karısını çok kıskanır.
Crooks: Çiftlikteki tek zenci çalışandır. O nedenle herkes onu dışlar hatta diğer işçilerden ayrı bir yerde kalır.
Romanın Özeti:
George ve Lennie birlikte bir çiftlikten öteki çiftliğe giden, bir süre orada çalışıp para kazanan iki yakın arkadaştır. George zeki, sıradan bir işçidir. Lennie ise çok güçlü ama bir çocuk zekâsına sahip bir işçidir. Ayrıca Lennie yumuşak olan şeyleri okşamayı çok sever. George ve Lennie paralarını biriktirip kendilerine küçük bir çiftlik almak isterler. Çiftliği aldıklarında Lennie tavşanlara bakmak ister, ama George onun gücünü kontrol edemeyip tavşanları öldürmesinden korkmaktadır. Lennie yüzünden diğer çiftlikten kaçınca yeni bir çiftlik bulurlar çalışmak için. Çiftliğe gelmeden George Lennie’ye hiç konuşmamasını ve bir şey olursa gölün orada saklanmasını söyler. Çiftliğe geldiklerinde patronun oğlu Curley ve Curley’nin karısıyla tanışırlar. Curley Lennie gibi iriyarı kişilerden hiç hoşlanmaz ve bu başlarına daha sonra sorunlar açar. Slim onların en yakın arkadaşıdır ve çiftlikteki herkes ona saygı duyar. Candy ise George ve Lennie’nin çiftlik alma hayallerine ortak olur ve parasının tümünü onlara vereceğini söyler. Candy’nin verdiği para sayesinde George ve Lennie’nin çiftlikte sadece bir ay çalışması yeterli hale gelir. Çiftlikte bir de zenci seyis vardır, adı Crooks’tur. Herkes onu dışlamaktadır ve Crooks diğerlerinden ayrı bir odada kalmaktadır. Çiftlikteki işçiler işleri bitince hep beraber oyun oynarlar. Lennie çoğunlukla bu oyunlara katılmaz, onun yerine Slim’in ona verdiği köpeği okşamaya gider. Curley’nin karısı Lennie’nin yanına gelir. Ona kendi saçlarının yumuşacık olduğunu ve okşayabileceğini söyler. Lennie onun saçlarını okşamaya başlar ama bir türlü bırakmaz. Bunun...

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