Of Mice and Men
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Author Biographical Information can be found at:
1.) Gale Virtual Reference Center. Type in the search term 'John Steinbeck'.
2.) Gale Biography in Context datebase. Type in the search term 'John Steinbeck'.
Information on the Nobel Prize can be found at:
1.) The official Website of the Nobel Prize.
Information on Hollywood in the 1930s can be found at:
1.) Revolutions in Communication Website has great information on Hollywood's new creative directions, entering a "Golden Age" of creativity and exploration.
2.) Hollywood Movie Memories has further great 1930's 'movie memories' and information.
3.) Hollywood's Golden Age Website will help you to find information on actors/ actresses and movies from that time period.
Information on Women in the 1930s can be found at:
1.) Gale U.S. History in Context. Type in the search term 'Working Women in the 1930s'.
2.) The Gilder Lehman Institute of American History has a great essay on Women during the Great Depression.
Information on Migrant Workers can be found at:
1.) Gale U.S. History in Context. Type in the search term 'Migratory Workers'.
2.) American Experience- Mass Exodus From the Plains. An article illustrating how migrant workers survived the Dust Bowl.
3.) Voices from the Dust Bowl: This migrant worker collection documentes the everyday life of migrant workers in central California in 1940 and 1941.
Information on the Salinas Valley can be found at:
2.) Monterey County Historical Society Website. A short history of the city Salinas, California
You can access a handout on MLA citation here.