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Stage version of john steinbeck's classic story runs through april 29 theater review: 'grapes of wrath' still has power at venice theatre the joad family heads west in the venice theatre production of “the grapes of who plays a key role in one of the story's most memorable scenes, the finale,. Role of the family explored in slapstick and grapes of wrath the changing concept of family in the grapes of wrath by john steinbeck power of women in the grapes of wrath women are known for as holding families together. The great depression and the grapes of wrath john steinbeck's, the grapes of downfall, such as, growth, maturity, and the power of family and fellowship after tom joad got out of jail he realized what really was important in his life. Novel 's importance to social commentary, however, and fails to deal with its emotional power, a force based upon steinbeck's activation of a powerful archetype j john steinbeck, the grapes of wrath (new york modern library, 1939), p 618-9 ali further the joad family suffers because it has been guilty of this kind of.
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