Jay Parini, author of John Steinbeck, a Biography, will talk about Steinbeck in California, the man and his writing on Thursday, October 27 at 7 pm at the Dana Center, St. Anselm College, Manchester, NH. Jay Parini was born in 1948 in Pittston, Pennsylvania, and he was raised in Scranton. He graduated from both Lafayette […]
Join us for a special screeing of the John Ford classid film, The Grapes of Wrath, starring Henry Fonda. This film does an excellent job of portraying the hearbreaking story of one family’s journey from the Dust Bowl of Oklahoma to the “promised land” in hope of work in the plentiful fields of California’s peach […]
Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. come after work and see this award-winning film and stay for a discussion of Steinbeck with the President of the International Steinbeck Society. Red River Theatres, South Main Street in Concord.
Living history presentations are one of the most enjoyable ways to brush up on history or to learn something you didn’t already know about some of the most interesting people who ever lived. This weekend, beginning Thursday, Sept. 22 in Greenfield, you can step back in time with FDR and hear about the New Deal […]
Our Kick-Off Party is just around the corner and we don’t want you to miss the fun. While you make your plans for a Sunday afternoon of wine, great food, music, and surprises, we’re getting everything ready for a six-week series of programs celebrating Steinbeck’s award-winning novel, The Grapes of Wrath. Come to the party, […]