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To celebrate its 75th anniversary, John Steinbeck's novel "The Grapes of Wrath" will be discussed – along with the larger social, cultural and historical issues it raises – in a symposium hosted by the UC Davis Department of Theatre and Dance.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
A journey east of Steinbeck's Eden
The faces might be browner, the language might be different and the clothing is probably more colourful.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
We have seen the future, but not well
I saw a DVD of "The Grapes of Wrath" the other night, thanks to Netflix. It still does that snail-mail thing.
Oscars 2014: They are who we thought they were, and thank goodness for it
Cate Blanchett and Lupita Nyong'o rode heavy momentum all the way to the big stage for work in "Blue Jasmine" and "12 Years a Slave," respectively.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
John Ernst Steinbeck history and work
Paul Mason retraces the journey taken by migrant workers the Joad family which John Steinbeck described in his novel The Grapes of Wrath, to find out how it reflects the realities of America's current economic crisis.
Christian Science Monitor
John Steinbeck's 'The Grapes of Wrath' wasn't so beloved by one California county
Today, one of John Steinbeck 's most famous novels, " The Grapes of Wrath " , is celebrated as one of the best American works of all time, with the book securing Steinbeck the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
Christian Science Monitor
Google doodle: Did John Steinbeck spy for the CIA?
Google handed over its homepage Thursday to a short, interactive e-book honoring John Steinbeck .
Google Doodle Celebrates Legendary Author John Steinbeck
Novelist John Steinbeck would have been 112 on Thursday and to mark the occasion, Google has created an engaging, interactive doodle for its search homepage that highlights some of the author's most memorable works.
Folk Is Not A Dirty Word
Songwriter Ari Shine met his wife, Adrienne Pierce, in L.A.; the two immediately connected over shared interests like Canadian folk-rock band The Grapes of Wrath.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
UCD to host 'The Grapes of Wrath' Symposium
The UC Davis department of theater and dance will host "The Grapes of Wrath" Symposium from 10:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Friday, March 7, in Lab A of Wright Hall.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 23
Below are BroadwayWorld.com's upcoming listings of Non-Equity Auditions, as of Sunday, February 23, 2014 onwards.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
S.U. Drama Serves Up Mamet Word Feast
If one didn't know too much about David Mamet or his stage and film authorship , encountering an unlikely title like "Speed-the-Plow" might conjure content closer to the hand of a John Steinbeck than a guy noted for his plays about modern power struggles, delineated with powerful language that's often noted for its staccato delivery of partial ... (more)
Syrian Refugee Children Forced to Work Just to Survive
Many Syrian refugee children are being forced to work just to survive after having been displaced by the civil war there.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Staging a classic
John Steinbeck's novel 'The Grapes of Wrath' will be brought to life by final-year students on the DIT Conservatory of Music & Drama's BA in Drama programme.
the Grapes of Wrath Opens 3/12 at Asolo Rep
Asolo Rep continues its 2013-2014 season with Frank Galati 's triumphant adaptation of John Steinbeck 's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel THE GRAPES OF WRATH, directed by Producing Artistic Director Michael Donald Edwards .
North Shore News
Wayne Lavallee, opening for Crystal Shawanda, March 1, 8 p.m. at the York Theatre, 639 Commercial Dr., Vancouver.
The Drama of Populist-Humanism
In the mid-20th century, writers and filmmakers who had experienced the Depression first-hand were keenly sensitive to the individual's paramount concern for independence and dignity.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
3 local artists featured in illustrious shows
Melbourne's Nancy Dillen received an honorable mention from the 2014 American Salon of Fine Art Competition.
Five fresh productions in Minnesota Opera 2014-15 season
The 2014-15 season announced Thursday features five fresh productions, all of them bringing new approaches, sets and costumes to works that are at least a century old.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
2014 Steinbeck Festival: Celebrating the 75th anniversary of - The Grapes of Wrath'
Artists recreate the original "The Grapes of Wrath" cover to commemorate the book's 75th anniversary.