Steinbeck's second life

Wiles, Taylor
April 2012
High Country News;4/30/2012, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p5
The article reports on the prevention of gang violence in Salinas, California led by Colleen Bailey, head of the National Steinbeck Center. It indicates that the organization has struggled to find its place in a Spanish-speaking community, where the fight for survival takes priority over literature. In addition, Bailey recreated her mission with a vision for implementation that seeks to address gang violence and better engage the community.


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