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  1. Esther Cepeda: Anti-immigrant angst is stoked by economic fearRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... of losing out to a frightening "other." I just finished rereading an old favorite, John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath," and was struck by how some things - anxiety and aggression toward perceived invaders - just never change. Set during the Great ... 5 comments

  2. Warning: Don't look, don't tellRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    ... go to poor people. They're the only ones that'll help, the only ones." - Ma Joad, in John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" Perhaps it's because people who are poor understand need: it's shoes they've walked in themselves. It's easier to understand ...

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  3. Eastern Passages: Don't look, don't tellRead the original story

    Friday | Journal-Pioneer

    ... go to poor people. They're the only ones that'll help, the only ones." - Ma Joad, in John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" Perhaps it's because people who are poor understand need: it's shoes they've walked in themselves. It's easier to understand ...

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  4. Elections Canada allowing university students to choose where to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sackville Tribune-Post

    ... go to poor people. They're the only ones that'll help, the only ones." -Ma Joad, in John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath" The provincial government has introduced fixed reporting dates for quarterly fiscal updates in conjunction with the ...

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  5. My worlds of jazz and literature collided over Cross Damon: Clayton HardimanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | MLive.com

    ... have blinked an eye. That would have been like finding a song named for John Steinbeck's Tom Joad ("The Grapes of Wrath") or Zora Neale Hurston's Janie Crawford ("Their Eyes Were Watching God") or Jack Kerouac's Dean Moriarty ("On the Road"). In an ...

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  6. Route 66 is our favourite road-trip, but who is our ideal travel companion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Independent.ie

    Route 66 This is it: the Granpappy of all road trips. Nothing beats the 'Mother Road', as novelist John Steinbeck dubbed it in The Grapes of Wrath.

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  7. Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Steppenwolf's East of Eden PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Steppenwolf's connection with John Steinbeck can be traced back to the company's 1988 production of The Grapes of Wrath, which Frank Galati adapted and directed. The production transferred to Broadway, California and London and received two Tony ...

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  8. New York Shakespeare Exchange Sets September ShakesBEER BarsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... NYSX); Shane Breaux (Yahweh's Follies at Ars Nova ); Harry Barandes (Richard III at The Public Theater ; The Grapes of Wrath for Steppenwolf Theatre Company , Island for NYSX); Elizabeth Neptune (Island and The Life and Death of King John for NYSX); ...

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  9. Another Voice: The clubs we belong to from time to timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... groups and mobs, the ones with guns and the ones without. A shame. Its' why the authors of Moby Dick and The Grapes of Wrath disliked and distrusted people en masse, but found them to be “wonders” by themselves. Wonders by themselves. ...

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  10. The journey inside is the one to takeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... says, inside him. * "Travels with Charlie' by John Steinbeck, the journalist and novelist who wrote "The Grapes of Wrath,' "Of Mice and Men' and "East of Eden.' Charlie was his dog and faithful companion. They lived on the road in a cabin Steinbeck ...

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  11. Photo Call: John, Latest Annie Baker World Premiere, Opens Off-BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Playbill

    John takes place at a bed and breakfast in Gettysburg, PA, the week after Thanksgiving. The cast includes Broadway vet Smith, who is a two-time Tony nominee for The Grapes of Wrath and Buried Child, five-time Emmy Award nominee Georgia Engel ; Christopher Abbott ; and Hong Chau .

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  12. Dime Stories: Canaan LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | New City Chicago

    In Timothy Egan's "The Worst Hard Time," the Dust Bowl tragedy of the thirties is chronicled in painstaking and heartbreaking detail. The "Okies" that Steinbeck later brought to life in "The Grapes of Wrath" are stranded in farms that have been blighted by drought and dust storms that turn noon into midnight.

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  13. John, Latest Annie Baker World Premiere Examining Small-Town Life, Opens Off-BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Playbill

    John takes place at a bed and breakfast in Gettysburg, PA, the week after Thanksgiving. The cast includes Broadway vet Smith, who is a two-time Tony nominee for The Grapes of Wrath and Buried Child , five-time Emmy Award nominee Georgia Engel ; Christopher Abbott ; and Hong Chau .

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  14. Reigniting the sparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Red Deer Advocate

    Folk-pop group The Grapes of Wrath on Friday, Aug. 14, at the Alberta's Own Art and Music Festival at Tail Creek Race Way at Nevis, After two decades of acrimony, all is finally well for one of Canada's favourite bands from the early '90s. The reunited The Grapes of Wrath perform on Friday, Aug. 14, at the Alberta's Own Art and Music Festival at Tail Creek Race Way at Nevis, The older and wiser Grapes have released a critically-praised album of new material, High Road - the first to feature all three founding members since 1991's These Days.

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  15. Tickets Go on Sale Today for Steppenwolf's East of Eden World PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... course. "For me, this adaptation and production are the continuation of a journey Steppenwolf began with The Grapes of Wrath. After 40 years our company is still together, still telling stories, still an ensemble against all odds," shared adaptor ...

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  16. Transgender Teen Actor Joins Tony Nominees in Playwrights Horizons SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Playbill

    ... of Marjorie Prime will be led by "True Blood" actress Smith, last seen on Broadway in Buried Child and The Grapes of Wrath . Smith is joined by Noah Bean ( The Rise and Fall of Annie Hall ), Lisa Emery ( Casa Valentina ) and Stephen Root ( All My ...

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  17. Steppenwolf Will Kick Off Season With World Premiere of New John Steinbeck PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Playbill

    Chicago's acclaimed Steppenwolf Theatre Company will kick off its 40th anniversary season with the world-premiere adaptation of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck 's East of Eden , beginning previews Sept. 17. From the award-winning adaptor of the Steppenwolf production The Grapes of Wrath , Frank Galati , comes this new stage work based on Steinbeck's celebrated 1952 novel.

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  18. Mary Lunetta Gassaway Thomas, 1915 - 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Tehachapi News

    ... Jack and Robert, they migrated to California during the Depression, much like the Steinbeck story, "The Grapes of Wrath." They had four children together, Jack, Bob, Bill and Jerry. Laurence passed away in 1988. She later married James Thomas who ...

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  19. Tickets Go on Sale This Friday for Steppenwolf's East of Eden World PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... course. "For me, this adaptation and production are the continuation of a journey Steppenwolf began with The Grapes of Wrath. After 40 years our company is still together, still telling stories, still an ensemble against all odds," shared adaptor ...

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  20. Remembering Omar Sharif, 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Movies.com

    ... best known for turning nursey rhymes into songs, such as "A-Tisket, A-Tasket," the music for which opens The Grapes of Wrath and appears in numerous other films, including The Master . His movie scores include William Castle's Straight-Jacket , I ...

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