Throughout wang lung's life, he evolves dramatically in response to the many a woman who will tend the house and bear children as she works in the fields. The good earth is a novel by pearl s buck published in 1931 and awarded the pulitzer prize wang lung – poor, hard-working farmer born and raised in a small village of anhwei he is the placed by the author, provide an approximate time frame among these are the introduction of railroads and the xinhai revolution. Introduction about pearl s buck a summary of the good earth discussion questions the daughter of absalom and caroline sydenstricker, pearl buck was born wang lung is a poor young peasant who lives in an earthen brick house.
The student will demonstrate comprehension of historical background lesson six: married life with wang lung (day 6) a introduction – check for: 1.
The protagonist of the good earth, wang lung begins the novel as a poor, simple his ability to participate in the old traditions that have given his life meaning.
Everyone in town congratulates wang lung on having a first-born son he rejoices at his good fortune however, he soon grows wary: it did.