Latest John Steinbeck Stories

2009-05-18 10:33:00

CHICAGO, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Ending a decades-long dispute over the rights to John Steinbeck's classic literary works such as Of Mice and Men and The Grapes of Wrath, the U.S.

2008-11-03 18:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh Opera announces the world premiere of the revised version of The Grapes of Wrath, a new opera based on John Steinbeck's novel, by Ricky Ian Gordon and Michael Korie. Both Gordon and Korie will be in Pittsburgh to supervise the production.

2008-09-10 12:00:30

COACHELLA, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Get ready to laugh 'til your funny bone hurts when comedian Wanda Sykes takes over the microphone at Spotlight 29 Casino on October 18.

2008-01-31 09:20:00

A German study that took place during the 2006 World Cup Soccer Championship revealed that an emotional response to a sporting event might provoke a coronary event, particularly in those already at risk.

2006-06-12 20:31:53

By Christine Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - The book publishing rights to some of novelist John Steinbeck's most successful novels will be transferred to his son and granddaughter after a judge ruled in their favor in a copyright suit, lawyers said on Monday. U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.