40 pages 1 hour read

John Steinbeck

Travels With Charley

Nonfiction | Autobiography / Memoir | Adult | Published in 1962

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Essay Topics


Does it matter whether Steinbeck invented (or extrapolated) elements of Travels With Charley? Why or why not?


If Steinbeck took his journey today, what would be different? What would be the same?


Pick two or more locations in Travels With Charley and analyze how Steinbeck writes about them. What informs his observations? Do you agree with his conclusions? Why or why not?