Open Air paintings on display at Steinbeck Center
The Salinas Californian
... will run for six-weeks at the CSUMB Salinas City Center (National Steinbeck Center) and offers members an opportunity to showcase seascapes and landscapes of the Monterey and Salinas Valley area that were integral to author John Steinbeck's novels.
Steinbeck moves into spot 'Under the Stars' in Turlock
After years of successful Shakespeare Under the Stars performances in Turlock, producers decided this year to give audiences an outdoor theater experience featuring a different writer, John Steinbeck. Thus, Steinbeck Under the Stars will take to the ...
Cannery Row may be sentimental but it is far from shallow
The Guardian (blog)
Cannery Row is a “kind of nostalgic thing”, according to John Steinbeck. He wrote it, as he explained in a 1953 essay, “for a group of soldiers who said to me: 'Write something funny that isn't about the war. Write something for us to read - we're sick ...
Saturday on the Couch… with John Steinbeck
Starts at 60
John Steinbeck intended to write this as a story for children, the tale of a gentle giant and his minder; instead it became a poignant, ultimately tragic, account of human care and adult love. Steinbeck's novella Of Mice and Men (to me it was always an ...