The Grapes of Wrath and Migrant Workers
At a forum titled “The Grapes of Wrath and Today’s Migrant Farm Workers,” participants explored John Steinbeck’s influence and reflected on the past and current lives of Latino-Americans in the Salinas and Monterey area.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Sabino Lopez Deputy Director Center for Community Advocacy
- Gregorio Mora-Torres Professor San Jose State University
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