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In the novel, Of Mice and Men, why does Whit become so interested in his magazine?

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p2ellisl | Student, Grade 11 | eNotes Newbie

Posted February 25, 2007 at 9:30 PM via web

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In the novel, Of Mice and Men, why does Whit become so interested in his magazine?

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janeyb | (Level 2) Associate Educator

Posted February 25, 2007 at 11:56 PM (Answer #1)

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One of the reasons Whit is interesed in the western magazine is because of a letter to the editor written by a farm-hand who had worked at the ranch three months before. Even though the men scoff at the magazine and the heroes it portrays, secretly they wish to be like the men.

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