John Steinbeck Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. National Treasure: Get Your Kicks from Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | MLive.com

    Stretching 2,448 miles from Chicago to Los Angeles across eight states and three time zones, Route 66, also known as the Main Street of America or the Will Rogers Highway, has inspired and intrigued through the years. John Steinbeck devoted a chapter of his 1939 novel The Grapes of Wrath to "the Mother Road," a nickname that stuck.

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  2. Independence High student wins art contestRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Revue & News

    ... or canvas and depict the place from literature that they would most like to visit. Moore was inspired by John Steinbeck's novel, "The Grapes of Wrath" and created the colored pencil drawing, "Eating the Grapes of Wrath." His work won first place in ...

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  3. Robert Burns: Sixteen little known factsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2016 | Buteman Today

    ... exactly he died, the most common opinion is that he died of a blood infection following a tooth extraction. - John Steinbeck took the title of his 1937 novel 'Of Mice and Men' from a line a Burns poem 'To a Mouse' which reads, 'the best laid schemes ...

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  4. Greenway Court Theatre's Thought-Provoking & Entertaining "Swarm...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... must-see events in the Los Angeles 2016 theatrical calendar. Blaetz says their new production is inspired by John Steinbeck's classic American novel, The Grapes of Wrath , which takes place during the Great Depression and features the mythical Tom ...

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  5. 11/30: Cook Hanukkah Treats, Taste Tequila, See "Grapes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2010 | NBC New York

    ... in search of jobs and a future. It's the 70th anniversary of John Ford 's Oscar-winning adaptation of the John Steinbeck novel, currently in a one-week engagement at Film Forum in a new 35mm print. Schedule varies. SALUD: If your holiday hangover ...

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

    Jan 19, 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 .

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  7. Robert Burns: Sixteen little known factsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2016 | Glasgow South and East Wood Today

    ... exactly he died, the most common opinion is that he died of a blood infection following a tooth extraction. - John Steinbeck took the title of his 1937 novel 'Of Mice and Men' from a line a Burns poem 'To a Mouse' which reads, 'the best laid schemes ...

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    Jan 16, 2016 | Austin Monthly

    Based on John Steinbeck's novella Of Mice and Men , this riveting American opera is a faithful retelling of one of America's most celebrated works of literature. Carlisle Floyd vividly captures the lives of the characters, the feel of the era, the bunkhouse, the depressed economy, and Lennie's tragic story.

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  9. John Steinbeck Reminds UsaRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2016 | Huntington News

    Most of us have read a book or two by John Steinbeck. Possibly The Pearl - about an innocent man who finds a pearl of great value, and the heartbreak this discovery brings at the hands of evil men.

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  10. Rep actors talk 'Of Mice and Men'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Wisconsin Gazette

    Scott Greer and Jonathan Wainwright rehearse for their roles as traveling companions Lenny and George in Of Mice and Men. John Steinbeck's 1937 novella Of Mice and Men captured the hearts of Depression-era America with its tale of George Milton and Lennie Small, itinerant drifters and farm hands who formed an unlikely bond in their search for a home.

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  11. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2016 | American Reporter

    ... of most challenged are Brave New World (Aldous Huxley), The Chocolate War (Robert Cormier), Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck), I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Maya Angelou), Forever (Judy Blume), and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain), ...

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  12. 'Of Mice and Men' ponders friendship and the American DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    When Mark Clements first read "Of Mice and Men" as a middle-class British schoolboy, he didn't grasp the context of John Steinbeck's American story, the painful dislocations wrought by the Dust Bowl, the stock market crash of 1929 and the ensuing Great Depression. But young Clements warmed to the humanity of the close relationship between migrant farmworker George and his hulking, simple-minded friend Lennie.

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  13. Greenway Court Theatre to Present World Premiere of Swarm CellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Written by Gabriel Rivas Gomez, with contributions from Los Angeles' Fairfax High School. Inspired by John Steinbeck 's The Grapes of Wrath, SWARM CELL asserts a brave new world of womanhood and Identity. Twenty-five years into the future, in ...

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  14. Things to Do Friday, January 15, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... Repertory will bring “Of Mice and Men” to the stage, a play based on the classic book by John Steinbeck. What: Midtown Productions presents the play “Collected Stories.” The Donald Margulies play follows author Ruth ...

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  15. John Steinbeck reminds us ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Evening Sun

    Most of us have read a book or two by John Steinbeck. Possibly The Peal - about an innocent man who finds a pearl of great value, and the heartbreak this discovery brings at the hands of evil men.

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  16. Things To Do Thursday, January 14, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... Repertory will bring “Of Mice and Men” to the stage, a play based on the classic book by John Steinbeck, the story of two friends searching for work in California during the Great Depression. What: Old City Walled Tours will offer the ...

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  17. Astrology: January 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Boulder Weekly

    John Steinbeck won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962. His novel Of Mice and Men helped win him the award, but it required extra persistence.

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  18. of Mice and Men Returning to The Rep Ahead of Uk TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Back by popular demand, Birmingham Repertory Theatre revives their 2014 production of John Steinbeck 's classic Of Mice And Men for a limited run this February. Featuring a new cast, the show will open at The REP on 4 February 2016 before touring the UK until May. Adapted from Steinbeck's novella, this enduring American literary classic is a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship between migrant workers during the Great Depression, and an examination of even the most marginalised to pursue the American Dream.

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  19. Austin rescue puppy to star in "Of Mice & Men" operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Austin American Statesman

    An impossibly cute rescue puppy named Squeakie has been chosen to star in Austin Opera's upcoming production of "Of Mice & Men," composer Carlisle Floyd's adaptation of John Steinbeck's famous novella. Squeakie, a rescue puppy from Austin Pets Alive, is available for adoption - after she makes her debut with Austin Opera.

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  20. Olive Films offers a trove of new, great must-have DVDs as the New year unfoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... fill in a huge gap in the career of one of the greatest directors of all time. "Of Mice and Men" The beloved John Steinbeck novella comes to passionate life through Gary Sinise's direction, also featuring his former Steppenwolf cast mate John ...

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