|“Migrant Mother” in family tent, 1936, Nipomo, California. Library of Congress image. Photographer: Dorothea Lange.|
TOUR THE AUTHOR’S RANCH--34th annual Steinbeck Festival takes place May 2-4 in and around The National Steinbeck Center in Salinas, CA. Top item will be the three-day celebration of the 75th anniversary of John Steinbeck’s classic novel: “The Grapes of Wrath.”
Events range in cost from the big party ($78 per ticket) to Steinbeck ranch tours ($20). Other events on tap include readings and speakers and the aforementioned big barn party.
For info: www.steinbeck.org