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  1. 75 years after publication, 'Grapes of Wrath' enduresRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... 'We'll work hard, but you've got to pay us,'" said Michael Cochran, who directs the stage adaptation of "The Grapes of Wrath" at Market House Theatre. "No matter which political stripe you are, you can understand people wanting to work." The 12 ...

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  2. Jason Reitman's Men, Women & Children...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Phoenix New Times

    ... of distance will give Men, Women & Children the weight of a documentary, the way that we now watch The Grapes of Wrath and think, "Steinbeck must be telling us how it was." He was and he wasn't. Truth is more powerful than fiction, but the most ...

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  3. Celebrate 75 Years of 'The Grapes of Wrath'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

    Musician Rob Halverson has long been a fan of John Steinbeck's classic 1939 novel The Grapes of Wrath. So when it occurred to him last year that the book's 75th anniversary was quickly approaching, he decided to commemorate the occasion with a little help from Austin's artistic community.

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  4. 'Grapes of Wrath' screened in BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Pocono Record

    Northampton Community College, in partnership with ArtsQuest, will sponsor a screening and discussion of “The Grapes of Wrath” at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, at Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. The classic 1940 drama tells the tale of a farming family fleeing the Oklahoma Dust Bowl for the “promised land” of California.

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  5. MOMIX, Erasure, Soul Asylum, and more things to do in New Orleans FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NOLA.com

    The Big Read's "Days of Dust" kickoff party features Depression-era cocktails, treats from Cafe Reconcile, a discussion by Liz Williams on "The Grapes of Wrath" and its relationship to food culture, and music by Todd Day Wait's Pigpen acoustic string trio. Get the New Orleans weekend planner delivered to your inbox every Friday by signing up for "Entertainment News updates" at NOLA.com/newsletters.

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  6. Jason Reitman's Men, Women & Children Despairs at Our Wi-Fi WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Denver Westword

    ... of distance will give Men, Women & Children the weight of a documentary, the way that we now watch The Grapes of Wrath and think, "Steinbeck must be telling us how it was." He was and he wasn't. Truth is more powerful than fiction, but the most ...

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  7. Review: The OvernightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Slackerwood

    ... suffering that is part and parcel of poverty in today's America. The Overnighters has been compared to The Grapes of Wrath ; the comparison is apt, for all the parallels between John Steinbeck's classic Great Depression-era novel and Moss's Great ...

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  8. Founder of NOLA Brewing to discuss prohibition in New Orleans as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Uptown Messenger

    ... Boulevard. Southern Food and Beverage Museum continues its Big Read celebration of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" with a series of events called "Days of Dust." There will be an opening party on October 17, 2014 at 6:30 PM at Southern Food ...

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  9. Men, Women & Children despairs at our Wi-Fi worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | City Pages

    ... of distance will give Men, Women & Children the weight of a documentary, the way that we now watch The Grapes of Wrath and think, "Steinbeck must be telling us how it was." He was and he wasn't. Truth is more powerful than fiction, but the most ...

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  10. Connection Failed: Jason Reitman's Men, Women & Children despairs at our Wi-Fi worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | River Front Times

    ... of distance will give Men, Women & Children the weight of a documentary, the way that we now watch The Grapes of Wrath and think, "Steinbeck must be telling us how it was." He was and he wasn't. Truth is more powerful than fiction, but the most ...

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  11. 12 ghost towns to visit in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Houston Chronicle

    ... only two residents remained in the town that once hosted thousands of travelers. Also, John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" was filmed in Glenrio for three weeks. Abandoned buildings, such as the gas station pictured above, still remain in its ...

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  12. California vs. Italy: Long Beach restaurant La Opera hosting wine warRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Press-Telegram

    ... and Executive Chef Walter Cotta. Photo by Robert Casillas / Daily Breeze If anyone brings up “The Grapes of Wrath” in Long Beach during the next few weeks, it may not refer to the John Steinbeck novel. Instead, people are likely ...

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  13. The 12 spookiest ghost towns in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... only two residents remained in the town that once hosted thousands of travelers. Also, John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" was filmed in Glenrio for three weeks. Abandoned buildings, such as the gas station pictured above, still remain in its ...

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  14. Jason Reitman's Men, Women & Children...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... of distance will give Men, Women & Children the weight of a documentary, the way that we now watch The Grapes of Wrath and think, "Steinbeck must be telling us how it was." He was and he wasn't. Truth is more powerful than fiction, but the most ...

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  15. Fight Over Rights to John Steinbeck NovelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Courthouse News Service

    John Steinbeck's son filed a complaint with the California Labor Commissioner's Office against a Los Angeles literary agency that allegedly negotiated film deals based on his father's novels. Thomas Steinbeck claims he was never informed that RWSG Literary Agency, working as subagent for New York-based McIntosh & Otis, made movie deals for "East of Eden" and "The Grapes of Wrath."

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  16. Doctor has hopes of building library in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WBNS

    ... whose parents had lived abroad and did have books. When he found out a classmate's mother had a copy of "The Grapes of Wrath," by John Steinbeck, "I made him take me to his house." "The reason we became very close friends was because of all the ...

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  17. Saginaw Valley State actors to explore 'The Grapes of Wrath'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | MLive.com

    As with most of the 36 actors cast in Saginaw Valley State University's production of "The Grapes of Wrath," Amanda Moths remembers the Dust Bowl as a footnote in her high school history class. But the 21-year-old theater major from Jenison later read John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winner novel "and I understood what these people went through," she said of the Joad family's heartbreaking exodus from their homes in storm-stricken Oklahoma in the '30s.

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  18. University Productions will have a costume sale on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | MLive.com

    ... of past SMTD shows including: "Seussical the Musical," "Don Giovanni," "Jesus Christ Superstar," "The Grapes of Wrath" and "The Full Monty." Vampires, zombie hordes, politicians, nurses, sugar plums, and barbarians are all featured. Sizes range from ...

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  19. John Steinbeck's Family Files Complaint Against L.A. AgentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Hollywood Reporter

    This is the latest move in a 14-year legal battle over rights to control the works of the late author of 'Grapes of Wrath,' 'East of Eden' and other literary works The son and granddaughter of the late author John Steinbeck on Friday filed a complaint with the California Labor Commission against the RWSG Literary Agency and agent Geoffrey Sanford in the latest volley in a 14-year-long battle over rights to the works of the author of The Grapes of Wrath, Of Mice and Men, East of Eden and other works. The complaint charges that RWSG and Sanford are not currently licensed agents under California law; and are also not currently licensed as lawyers.

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  20. A Writer's letters of his novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Examiner.com

    ... of a Novel: The East of Eden Letters. John Steinbeck's works include, Of Mice and Men , Cannery Row , The Grapes of Wrath (for which he won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for fiction ), and East of Eden . East of Eden is the telling ...

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