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  1. On my nightstand: Author Philip ShirleyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    ... story. At the other end of the spectrum the descriptive and intriguing use of color in the opening of The Grapes of Wrath (my favorite book title of all time, by the way) just so clearly tells the reader what is coming and virtually sobs in its ...

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  2. Free 'Poetry of Songwriting' event features Rheta Grimsley Johnson, Frye Gaillard, moreRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Alabama Live

    ... he said, they decided to study the way Bruce Springsteen and others wrote songs about John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." "We thought, a-ha, that's how the great ones do it," said Gaillard. Once "Mockingbird" was written, he said, it became a ...

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  3. Guest Picks: Alex GoldmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... ago on Netflix and found that pretty moving. Well, I've spent the past couple of months wrestling with The Grapes of Wrath . I'm a very, very slow reader, but The Grapes of Wrath has been totally worth it. But I have to step it up because a bunch of ...

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  4. Immigrants Meet New - Grapes of Wrath'By Nicolaus MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Beast

    ... remember that as a nation we have dealt with such fears of newcomers before. Seventy-five years ago in The Grapes of Wrath , his classic 1939 Great Depression novel, John Steinbeck depicted a similar confrontation between Californians and ...

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  5. 10 movies that offended foreign governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Deseret News

    ... a disaster movie featuring the world being torn apart by forces of nature, would jinx its lucky year. "The Grapes of Wrath" was released in 1940 and was too capitalist for a Soviet audience, according to the online literary journal LISA. Despite the ...

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  6. What's On ChilliwackRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Chilliwack Times

    ... from 4 to 7 p.m. A second show has been added as Bryan Potvin (The Northern Pikes) and Kevin Kane (The Grapes Of Wrath) play an acoustic set together July 19 at Bozzini's in Chilliwack. Doors opening at 4:30 p.m. for the first show at 6 p.m. and ...

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  7. What Would Be In Your Best High School English Class?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... able to read for meaning and write a 5-paragraph essay. So far, I have daily 5 minute creative prompts, "The Grapes of Wrath," a Sandman graphic novel, some decent grammar and writing curriculum and... no, that's all I have. I have the freedom to ...

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  8. Collision Project brings Cleage, students togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... fits and then to put that quilt together," said Cleage. John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Grapes of Wrath," is serving as the source material for this year's three-week summertime intensive. Under Cleage's guidance, students will ...

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  9. Canadian hitmakers host free concertRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... are pairing up for a special treat for their fans. Bryan Potvin (The Northern Pikes) and Kevin Kane (The Grapes of Wrath) will perform their own material as soloists and favourites from both bands together. The Grapes of Wrath (I am Here, You May Be ...

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  10. 6 Ways To Become Rich Without Even TryingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Getting rich is something of a Holy Grail for many Americans, who have been warned that their retirement will look like a scene out of "The Grapes of Wrath" if they fail to save up at least $1 million before they're old.

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  11. Route 66: The Autry makes its show on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Glendale News-Press

    John Steinbeck called it "the mother road," the same stretch of highway the novelist sent his long-suffering Joad family hurtling west in "The Grapes of Wrath."

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  12. This is Viewpoints for Monday, July 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... from Christian values and into Obama’s army of social parasites called the Democratic Party. “The Grapes of Wrath,” second edition is currently occurring across this country’s southern border, a border without control, I might ...

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  13. 'Video nasties' streaming 30 years after bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WPTV Local News

    ... violence as well as sexual content. The film spawned several sequels and co-starred John Carradine of "The Grapes of Wrath" fame. This slasher picture about an evil summer camp caretaker was censored in the U.K. for numerous violent scenes. The most ...

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  14. Pearl Cleage Kicks Off 4th Collision Project for Teens, Based on the Grapes of Wrath TodayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... text under the guidance of a professional playwright. The Pulitzer Prize winning American realist novel The Grapes of Wrath will serve as the source text that will inspire a new performance piece developed by the students. Under the guidance of the ...

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  15. 'Grapes of Wrath' part of western film series, 'Grease' sing-along...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Press-Telegram

    ... Gamble Curator of Western History, Popular Culture and Firearms at The Autry, asks the question about "The Grapes of Wrath" (1940) prior to the July 12 screening. Richardson discusses reasons why this movie, based on the novel by John Steinbeck , ...

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  16. Collision Project brings Cleage, students togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... fits and then to put that quilt together," said Cleage. John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Grapes of Wrath," is serving as the source material for this year's three-week summertime intensive. Under Cleage's guidance, students will ...

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  17. 11 High School Books You Should RereadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Phoenix New Times

    ... Fitzgerald's simple, precise, and almost lyrical prose is worth it. We'll be the first to admit it; The Grapes of Wrath is a tough read. It's long, at least for a high schooler's attention span. It's a sad story -- about the Great Depression, loss, ...

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  18. 2014 Pulitzer Prize for fiction announcedRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... story collection, winning this prize is a huge, huge deal. With a winners list including heavy hitters The Grapes of Wrath , To Kill a Mockingbird , Beloved and Gone with the Wind , the prize seems to guarantee a writer's place in history . So what ...

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  19. Khatsahlano Block Party highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Canada.com

    Vancouver pop-rock faves The Grapes of Wrath play classics and material from their latest album High Road, released last year.

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  20. a Grapes of Wratha part of western film series, a Greasea sing-along...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... Curator of Western History, Popular Culture and Firearms at The Autry, asks the question about “The Grapes of Wrath” (1940) prior to the July 12 screening. Richardson discusses reasons why this movie, based on the novel by John ...

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