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  1. Can Our Art Deal With Our World?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Christianity Today

    ... clarity for the problems we face, problems that keep him up at night. This is in stark contrast to, say, The Grapes of Wrath , or Death of a Salesman , or (I'd add) even Uncle Tom's Cabin - art that was able to radically alter its audience's view of ...


  2. Thinking of the children who work so Americans can eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Times, readers should check out a book written some time ago by a man named John Steinbeck. It's called "The Grapes of Wrath." I believe that if the final scene of that book had occurred at a Mexican labor camp, the woman who helped the starving man ...


  3. Smartphones: From Toy to ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Edutopia

    ... High School. She uses smartphones with literary units. "I choose a particular piece of literature, The Grapes of Wrath or Lord of the Flies , for instance, and create a Google+ community for my class. The students use smartphones to access and ...


  4. Emotional letter begs Australian banks to leave poor, 'humiliated' farmers aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Mashable

    ... Phillott, forced off his land in March 2014 - Pascoe ties the two stories together using the 1939 book The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck. "It was about a drought that made the farmers penniless - and how the banks had forced them off their land ...


  5. Holiday Entertainment: Route 66 Show; Twilight Zone UnScripted; Fine Art and DiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Glendale News-Press

    Locals have four more weeks to see a remarkable exhibit on the history and culture of Route 66 at the Autry National Center of the American West, which curated the show. The exhibit goes far beyond the surface history of America's most famous highway, and includes Woody Guthrie's guitar, excerpts from John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" manuscript, ancient neon signage and the original typewritten scroll of Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," an artifact never before seen on the West Coast.


  6. Asolo Rep to Kick of 2015 with Wilder ComedyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | The Bradenton Times

    ... and Ma Joad in last season's Philadelphia, Here I Come!, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike , and The Grapes of Wrath , will star as the Dolly. Roeder is a true treasure of local theater whose involvement all but ensures that The Matchmaker will be ...


  7. A Few Numbers Portending the End of the American DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2011 | Michael Fumento

    ... massive cuts, we will lose the American dream for future generations." It's lost already. Time to reread The Grapes of Wrath on your ebook, Apple, or Droid - or read it for the first time. It's going to be hell.


  8. Interstellar: Less Than StellarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Psychology Today

    ... Momo , Ask This of Rikyu (Japan knows the kinds of films I like!), as well as the 1939 John Ford classic The Grapes of Wrath , as well as a host of documentaries and film-festival selections. I do love science fiction, though, especially movies that ...


  9. Asolo Repertory Theatre to Present the Matchmaker in JanuaryRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 |

    ... Sonia, and Ma Joad in last season's Philadelphia, Here I Come!, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, and The Grapes of Wrath, stars as the magnetic Dolly Levi. Steve Hendrickson , who played Andrew McNair in Asolo Rep's 2012-13 season production of ...


  10. Friends of the A.K. Smiley Public Library offer illusrated a Ivanhoea in silent auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... books and their talent as illustrators. John Steinbeck had Elmer Hader design the cover for “The Grapes of Wrath” and two other books. The book is in very good condition. It has cloth boards and spine with a brown embossed title. The ...


  11. Photos: 'The Grapes of Wrath' at Morris HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 |

    The Morris Hills Thespians presented John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath," directed by Renee Lavin, on Friday, Nov. 20 and Saturday, Nov. 22. The play portrayed a poor midwest family that was forced off their land to become homeless during the great depression.


  12. West End Fave Tam Mutu, Wicked Star Kelli Barrett & More Tapped for Doctor Zhivago on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Broadway

    ... Superstar . Other theater credits include The Who s Tommy , West Side Story , As You Like It , The Grapes Of Wrath and Yoshimi Battles The Pink . His film and TV credits include Will , Something's Coming, Alex and Schumacher . Based on the 1957 ...


  13. Putting a human face on historyRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Indian Express

    Ever since the financial crisis of 2008, I've been waiting for The Grapes of Wrath. Or maybe A Raisin in the Sun, or Death of a Salesman, a Zola novel or a Woody Guthrie ballad - something that would sum up the injustices and worries of the times, and put a human face on the impersonal movements of history.


  14. CANCELLED: Cold Specks and We Are The City. What about tonight's other gigs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Edmonton Journal

    ... Refunds are available at point of purchase. UPDATE: Luckily, another batch of Vancouver musicians, The Grapes of Wrath , were able to make it for their show at The Mercury Room with Bombproof The Horses and a reunited Pal Joey. Tickets are still ...


  15. LATW 11/27/14 John Steinbeck's 'Grapes of Wrath' starring Shirley Knight and Jeffrey DonovanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | KPFK 90.7 FM

    This Thursday , Nov. 27 , L.A. Theatre Works' Radio Theatre Series will air The Grapes of Wrath , written by John Steinbeck , adapted by Frank Galati , directed by Richard Masur and starring Emily Bergl , Jeffrey Donovan and Shirley Knight . The broadcast can be heard locally in Southern California on Thursday , Nov. 27 from 7 p.m - 9 p.m. on KPFK 90.7 FM in Los Angeles and can also be streamed on demand at .


  16. More twists in John Steinbeck heirs' battle over worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Contra Costa Times

    ... the band Mumford & Sons, as well as efforts to plan an anniversary celebration and documentary film on "The Grapes of Wrath" in 2013. In 2013, Thomas and Gail Steinbeck launched a copyright battle over potential remakes of "The Grapes of Wrath" and ...


  17. GIGI's Victoria Clark Cast in 'Top Secret' Role on Showtime's HOMELANDRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 |

    ... a Drama Desk Award Nomination. She also starred opposite Nathan Gunn in the staged production of "The Grapes of Wrath." Clark was also among the featured performers in " Stephen Sondheim : The Birthday Concert" held at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully ...


  18. Revivalist folk 'n' roll on local stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Red Deer Advocate

    It'll be 1980s folk-rock revival night in Red Deer next week, when The Grapes of Wrath and Bryan Potvin of Northern Pikes play a melodic, nostalgia-tinged show at Fratters Speakeasy. Reformed Canadian folk-rockers Grapes of Wrath will deliver some of their beloved old tunes as well as original new ones on Friday.


  19. Billion-dollar California salad company exploits undocumented migrants, say workers and TeamstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Beaver Countian

    ... has two categories of worker in California. A plant at its headquarters in Salinas, which was home to The Grapes of Wrath author John Steinbeck, employs 2,500 Teamster members. They earn above minimum wage and have health insurance, paid holidays ...


  20. More twists in heirsa battle over Steinbeck worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... the band Mumford & Sons, as well as efforts to plan an anniversary celebration and documentary film on The Grapes of Wrath in 2013. In 2013, Thomas and Gail Steinbeck launched a copyright battle over potential remakes of “The Grapes of ...