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ENGC17H3 (16)
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Bible and Literature - Grapes of Wrath.odt

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Department
English
Course
ENGC17H3
Professor
Judy Pocock
Semester
Winter

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March 5 2012Bible and Literature IIGrapes of WrathControversial book when it came outpoliticsEspecially the endingFarmers association were an extremely rightwingracistJohn Steinbecklike so many of his generation was brought up in a religious home where the bible was there all the timeFor modernism in terms of style and contentall these writers were brought up during a period when the bible was really importantNo way they couldnt avoid absorbing itI absorbed the King James Version of the Bible through my skinContext Social Gospel MovementWhat is the social gospel movement1890s1930s and onBecame a really important movementmovement where people took the idea of Lukes gospels and put forth the message that peoples duties are to get ready for the second coming by making a benevolent and caring societyConditions were very terrible at this timePart of spiritual revivalespecially in protestant churchesGod at work in social change concern
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