Quick and easy summary from VideoSparkNotes Of Mice and Men synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the novel.
- - The novel takes place in the Great Depression.
- - Everyone has a dream.
- - Life is hard and seems hopeless.
- - Lennie and George travel together and work as a team.
- - Lennie is like a big child.
- - George looks after him.
- - There is still racism in America at this time.
- - Lennie can’t control his own strength.
- - The landscape is harsh, reflecting the harshness of their lives.
This video discusses the themes of the book and looks at the key characters