The Grapes of Wrath 75 Project  awakens the 75 year-old story and characters of this classic American novel.  John Steinbeck’s lens into the challenges of today’s world are explored through new original music and media.

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This project includes a live performance series, educational programming and in-studio writing and recording collaborations. We encourage people to explore their understanding of the novel by looking at modern themes. Through storytelling, interviews and new original music inspired by the issues and characters from The Grapes of Wrath, this project brings light to todays issues through exploring one of our greatest American novels.


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This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.


The Grapes of Wrath 75 Project is a sponsored project of Austin Creative Alliance.

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