Trampling Out the Vintage: Reflections on John Steinbeck and “The Grapes of Wrath”
Date: 10/23/2002; 29 minutes

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"The Grapes of Wrath" is arguably the most celebrated work of John Steinbeck's illustrious career, and both the play and film based on the novel are classics in their own right. Through archival material and interviews with noted Steinbeck scholars, "Trampling Out the Vintage" explores the genesis and history of Steinbeck's novel, and examines its perennial hold on the American imagination. (#6891)

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Literature, Language Arts, Reading

3.0 Literary Response and Analysis

3.4 Analyze recognized works of American literature representing a variety of genres and traditions

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