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Susan and GillyInterview with Directors Shillinglaw and Gilly on NEH EdSITEMENT:
Tracking John Steinback in "The Grapes of Wrath"

How to Organize a Steinbeck Book or Film Discussion Group (PDF, 404KB)

Ed Ricketts on Stanford's Seaside website


Please browse the lesson plans below prepared by NEH Steinbeck scholars in the 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013,  2016 & 2018 Institutes


The Long Valley


The Red Pony


Of Mice and Men


The Grapes of Wrath


Log from the Sea of Cortez


Cannery Row


The Pearl


East of Eden


The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights


Inderdisciplinary lessons:


Writing About Place


Creative Writing


Followup: Impact of Institute on Teaching