Alan Wald on Steinbeck

“Red Steinbeck: The Counter-History of an American Literary Classic,” a talk by Alan Wald  on April 4 @ 4pm.

Alan Wald, H. Chandler Davis Collegiate Professor at the University of Michigan, is a specialist in U.S. writers on the Left from the 1930s to the 1950s.  He is the author of eight books, including a trilogy about writers and Communism called Exiles from a Future Time (2002), Trinity of Passion (2007), and American Night (2012).  A former Guggenheim Fellow, he is an editor of the journals Against the Current and Science and Society.

This talk is sponsored by UConn American Studies and the Department of English.