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Behind the Scenes: John’s Jackets

Get a little behind-the-scenes discussion of what went into the creation of the National Steinbeck Center’s newest exhibit, “John’s Jackets: The Art and History of the Book Jacket.” This video features Curator McKenzie and Archivist Lisa, talking about this exploration of cover art.

From the Archive: Sweet Thursday

Bringing the National Steinbeck Center museum to you at home, listen with Lisa Josephs, our Museum Archivist, to John Steinbeck reading a portion of his 1954 sequel to Cannery Row, “Sweet Thursday”.

“Woody is just Woody.” ~John Steinbeck

The National Steinbeck Center is proud to host “Woody is just Woody ~ Steinbeck,” an exhibit by Lew Aytes. In this exhibit of art and artifacts, Lew brings to life the connections between Dorothea Lange, John Steinbeck, Will Geer, and the way that folk music stars from Woody Guthrie to Bruce Springsteen brought the plight […]

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