John Steinbeck Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Jury finds Murray man guilty of beating girlfriend to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    ... was a prolonged attack on Alecia." Breeze, however, compared his client to "big, dumb Lenny" in the classic John Steinbeck novel "Of Mice and Men," saying Folsom was an alcoholic since his teen years who had always been loyal to his volatile and ...

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  2. Jury deliberating 2011 domestic violence deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KSL-TV

    ... pool, file) However, defense attorney Robert Breeze compared his client to "big, dumb Lenny" in the classic John Steinbeck novel "Of Mice and Men," saying Folsom was an alcoholic since his teen years who had always been loyal to his volatile and ...

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  3. Jury deliberating Murray domestic violence deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    ... on Alecia." However, defense attorney Robert Breeze compared his client to "big, dumb Lenny" in the classic John Steinbeck novel "Of Mice and Men," saying Folsom was an alcoholic since his teen years who had always been loyal to his volatile and ...

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  4. Well Fed: Breastfeeding in LiteratureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... in fiction. The mother - pun intended - of all nursing scenes is, of course, in The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck . In the final scene, Rose of Sharon breastfeeds a starving man, echoing the Ancient Roman story about a woman who nurses her ...

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  5. Michael Stern Wants You to Get Your Kicks on Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... with the history of the road. Even though it got started in the 1920s, in the 1930s with the Dust Bowl and John Steinbeck 's The Grapes of Wrath people came to know Route 66 as this great road for getting away from your troubles and going to the ...

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  6. December 11: Iss. 48Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    For most small theater companies, the level of acting necessary for John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" would be prohibitive. But undaunted by the difficult text, the 2-year-old Charlie Pineapple Theatre Company has chosen this drama for its fourth production.

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  7. November 27: Iss. 46Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    The Charlie Pineapple Theatre Company's production of John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men," opens on Friday, Dec. 3, in Williamsburg. Comment It's a woman's world at the new Jolie Restaurant on Atlantic Avenue.

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  8. Sugar Creek Opera to perform 'The Grapes of Wrath'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    This year, in its 14th season, Sugar Creek Opera will perform "The Grapes of Wrath," an opera commissioned in 2007 and based on the John Steinbeck novel of the same name. Set in Depression-era Oklahoma, the opera is the story of the perseverance of the Joad family.

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  9. Photo Flash: First Look at Serenbe Playhouse's of Mice and MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In a story about friendship, fate and fortitude, two farmhands wander through California's Salinas Valley, leaning on each other to find their way in this powerful adaptation of John Steinbeck 's quintessential novel, OF MICE AND MEN. The esteemed Jenny Lord of The Juilliard School will direct Serenbe favorites Daniel Parvis and Blake Burgess , cast as George and Lennie, the iconic duo of witty small guy and loafing giant.

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  10. Fourth edition of the Portrait(s) Photography Festival opens in VichyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | Art Daily

    ... prints recognizable from the stamps that mutilated them, and has set them side by side with quotations from John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. Paola de Pietri takes portraits of mothers carrying their babies, against empty backgrounds they bring ...

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  11. 25 American classics everyone should read at least onceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... t at the New York Public Library , helped us create a list of 25 American classics everyone should read. From John Steinbeck's masterpiece to Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," these 25 titles are worth your time.

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  12. "American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood" on view this summer at Milwaukee Art MuseumRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Art Daily

    ... painted five major works for projects related to motion pictures, including John Ford's film adaptation of John Steinbeck's 'The Grapes of Wrath.' Among these nearly 100 works, there are 50 paintings and murals along with a selection of his ...

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  13. Santa Monica College Reading Series Tackles Timely IssuesRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | The LookOut news

    ... barely gets through," organizers said. It will be followed Sunday, July 10, with Frank Galati's adaptation of John Steinbeck's 1939 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "The Grapes of Wrath" set during the Dust Bowl years. The performance, presented with ...

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  14. The Works of John SteinbeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | BellaOnline

    Because of Steinbeck's dates , many people are currently more familiar with the idea of Steinbeck than of his novels. This is a shame, as his work is readable and watchable.

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  15. 'Raymie Nightingale' is Kate DiCamillo's new tale of friendship and longingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... each for a different reason. On the way to their goal they get to know each other - and themselves. If John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" had been written for children, it might have looked something like Kate DiCamillo's new novel, Raymie ...

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  16. What books shaped America? Find out in new Library of Congress exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    If you're visiting the nation's capital this summer, check out a new free exhibit at the Library of Congress called "America Reads," celebrating the public's choice of the 65 most-influential books by American authors -- works that have had "a profound effect on American life," shaping our society as we know it. Some of the titles are not surprising, like Alex Haley's "Roots," John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" or Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird."

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  17. The tragic shooting of Harambe the gorilla hints at a much more explosive problem with zoosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... that may haunt them for the rest of their life. From this perspective, the case reminds me of the ending of John Steinbeck's novel "Of Mice and Men" when George has to kill his friend Lennie out of love rather than Lennie be killed by a lynch mob. ...

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  18. Site-specific of Mice and Men at Serenbe's Working FarmRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In a story about friendship, fate and fortitude, two farmhands wander through California's Salinas Valley, leaning on each other to find their way in this powerful adaptation of John Steinbeck 's quintessential novel, OF MICE AND MEN. The esteemed Jenny Lord of The Juilliard School will direct Serenbe favorites Daniel Parvis and Blake Burgess , cast as George and Lennie, the iconic duo of witty small guy and loafing giant.

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  19. Harambe the Gorilla Put Zoo in Lose-Lose Situation, by Being HimselfRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Live Science

    ... that may haunt them for the rest of their life. From this perspective, the case reminds me of the ending of John Steinbeck's novel Of Mice and Men when George has to kill his friend Lennie out of love rather than Lennie be killed by a lynch mob. ...

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  20. First-edition Book of Mormon to be part of Library of Congress'...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... chosen by the public, including the Book of Mormon, Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little House in the Big Woods," John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" and "East of Eden," Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" and "The Crucible," Ernest Hemingway's "The Old ...

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