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Ken Burns to Receive Steinbeck Award Dec. 6, 2013, 8:00 PM, Morris Dailey Auditorium

 Ken Burns: Accepting the John Steinbeck Award

Join KQED, Student Union, Inc., and the Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University for a special evening as Ken Burns accepts the John Steinbeck Award and sits down for an on-stage conversation with Michael Krasny of KQED Public Radio. Plus see a sneak peek of his upcoming documentary The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, airing in 2014.
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  Author Thomas Steinbeck, son of John Steinbeck, on Writing    
     
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