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Who's Who? Grapes of Wrath

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Tierney Cassidy

on 8 April 2013

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Transcript of Who's Who? Grapes of Wrath

Who's Who? Grapes Of Wrath Grandpa: Grandma: Ma: Winfield: Al: Ruthie: Rosasharn: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical Description:
Old
Graying Hair Relationship to Protagonist:
Grandpa is Tom Joad Sr's father
Tom Joad Jr's Grandfather Character Struggle:
Used to have a cruel and violent temper
Grandpa’s wickedness is now limited almost exclusively to his tongue
He exhibits a very strong connection to the land
The family is forced to drug him in order to get him to leave their home
Removed from his connection, Grandpa struggles with fatigue/illness and soon dies Strengths:
Comical
Witty
Confident Weaknesses:
Cruel/Insulting
Unsafe attachment to the land Motivation:
Grandpa's only motivation might be the riches that California promises Physical Description:
Old
Stooped
Graying Hair Relationship to Protagonist:
Grandma is Tom Joad Sr's Mom
Tom Joad Jr's Grandma Character Struggle:
Grandma struggles with sickness and delusions of Grandpa after Grandpa's passing
Grandma dies just after the Joads reach California Strengths:
Headstrong
Confident Weaknesses:
Too attached to Grandpa
Old/Frail Motivation:
Grandpa Physical Description:
Short
Chubby, calloused hands Relationship to Protagonist:
Tom Joad's Mother Character Struggle:
Struggles to keep the family together as one functioning unit Strengths:
Strong-Minded
Steinbeck's representation of love Weaknesses:
Favoritism Motivation:
Love for her family keeps Ma going Noah: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Connie: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Tom Joad: Physical description:
Relationship to Protagonist:
Character Struggle:
Strengths and Weaknesses:
Motivation: Physical description:
12 years old Relationship to Protagonist:
Tom's younger sister Character Struggles:
Caught between childishness and adolescence Strengths:
Competitive Weaknesses:
Dependent on Winfield
Bragger Motivation:
Intense urge to best Winfield at absolutely everything Physical Description:
10 years old Relationship to Protagonist:
Tom's younger brother Struggles:
Temptation to be wild and childish Strengths:
Carefree Weaknesses:
Childish
Follower, not a leader Motivation:
Wants to best Ruthie at absolutely everything Physical Description:
16 years old Relationship to Protagonist:
Tom's younger brother Struggles:
Obsessed with girls and cars Strengths:
Good with mechanics Weaknesses:
Vain
Cocky Motivation:
Idolizes and looks up to his older brother, Tom Physical Description:
Pregnant
Hair braided and wrapped around her head like an ash blond crown
Soft, round face
Knowing look of perfection Relationship to Protagonist:
Tom Joad's oldest sister Struggles:
Over optimistic idea that her husband will get a wonderful job
Worries of pregnancy Strengths:
Romantic
Protective
Motherly instinct Weaknesses:
Impractical Motivation:
Promise of a comfortable home for her baby, her husband, and herself Physical Description:
Slightly Deformed Relationship to Protagonist:
Tom's older brother Character Struggle:
Struggles with the notion that his parents love his siblings more than they love him Strengths:
Quiet Weaknesses:
Slow Physical Description:
19 Years old
Sharp face
Lean
Pale blue eyes Relationship to Protagonist:
Rosasharn's husband
Tom's brother in-law Character Struggle:
Struggles with the high expectation of a good job, a loving husband, and the responsibility of raising a family Strengths:
Dreamer Weaknesses:
Unrealistic
Selfish
Immature Motivation:
Connie's only motivation is his wife's insistence that he get a decent job Physical Description:
Not over thirty
Dark brown eyes
high cheek bones
upper lip is long because his teeth jut out
hard, broad fingers Relationship to Protagonist:
HE IS THE PROTAGONIST!!!! Character Struggle:
Struggles coping with what is happening with his family Strengths:
Thoughtfulness
Moral certainty Weaknesses:
Self-Interest
Lives day to day/ uncaring of the future
Disregards consequences Motivation:
Wants to protect his family at all cost
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