Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre prepares diverse 2014-15 season, starting with "Grapes of Wrath"
Like ‘The Grapes of Wrath,’ we went through that terrible time ... “She was 26 years old when she wrote it. That is to say, she was born after Martin Luther King died. It’s an exceptional, extraordinary piece of theater,” Jordan said.
What’s the Big Deal?: The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
For The Grapes of Wrath is possibly the best picture ever made from a so ... the critic for Variety, hedged his bets on the film’s politics when he wrote his review, noting only that the depiction of “depraved conditions” at the California migrant ...
'Grapes of Wrath' resonates as heroic tale of human struggle
"What he wrote about in 'The Grapes of Wrath' is timeless," said Thom Steinbeck, John Steinbeck's only living son. "There are always going to be Okies." Filmmaker Ken Burns, whose documentary "The Dust Bowl" tells the story of the calamitous Oklahoma dust ...
On The Timelessness Of 'The Grapes Of Wrath'
Chapter 5, Steinbeck wrote in his journal, “must have a symphonic overtone ... In the midst of the recent housing crisis, the filmmaker Michael Moore insisted that The Grapes of Wrath was the novel everyone needed to read. That crisis continues ...
'Grapes Of Wrath' Is 75, But Its Depictions Of Poverty Are Timeless
Much has been said and written about the Dust Bowl, but if you want to get a visceral feel for how it all began and the way it affected the people who experienced it, you need go no further than the opening pages of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath ...