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Fall Steinbeck Fellows Reading: Thursday, December 5, 7pm, in the Center (MLK Library 590). Three of the 2019-2020 Steinbeck Fellows -- Gabriela Garcia, Meron Hadero, and Carrie R. Moore -- will read from work in progress. The event is free and open to the public. Q&A and reception will follow.
2019-2020 Visiting Scholar Dr. Luchen Li gave a presentation on November 4, 2019 at China's Hebei Normal University to an audience of faculty and graduate students on the subject of the "paradoxical duality" of American values in Steinbeck's work. Read more.
The Center is currently hosting an original antique nail from the Western Flyer, the famed vessel chartered by John Steinbeck during the Sea of Cortez Expedition. The nail is on loan from the Western Flyer Foundation一道本不卡免费高清, the nonprofit organization restoring the Western Flyer and making the ship seaworthy after almost 80 years.
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, who received the 2019 John Steinbeck Award on September 18, 2019, in Bing Concert Hall at Stanford University. Mumford and Sons are the first musical group to receive the Steinbeck Award, as well as its youngest recipients to date. The award ceremony featured a conversation with the band members as well as an acoustic performance.
一道本不卡免费高清The timing and location of the event were chosen to mark the 100th anniversary of Steinbeck's arrival at Stanford in 1919. Proceeds from the event benefitted the Steinbeck / Gentlement of the Road Service Fellowship, a new program established by Stanford and SJSU to bring together students from both universities to participate in service projects across the region.
Congratulations to former Steinbeck Fellow Lysley Tenorio, whose short story "Felix Starro" has been by Jessica Hagedorn and Fabian Obispo. Felix Starro marks the first time a musical created by Filipino Americans is being presented Off-Broadway. Runs through September at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd St.).
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Congratulations to Chia-Chia Lin, a Steinbeck Fellow during the 2015-2016 academic year, on the publication of her first novel, 一道本不卡免费高清 (Farrar, Straus & Giroux).
Six new Steinbeck Fellows have been selected for the 2019-2020 academic year. Congratulations to Mushfig Babayev, Gabriela Garcia, Meron Hadero, Carrie R. Moore, Shabnam Nadiya, and Laura A. Zink. Read more.
The Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies and Camino Arts have commissioned a new symphony inspired by El Camino Real, entitled "Camino Chronicles." Symphony Silicon Valley will premiere the work, by the Mexican composer Gabriela Ortiz, during the 2020-2021 season. Read more.
May 1-3, 2019: The International Society of Steinbeck Scholars hosted "Steinbeck and the Twenty-First Century: Identity, Influence, and Impact," a conference in Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Library at San José State University. Read the full conference program.
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