NEH banner

Funded Projects Query Form
One match

Grant number: RO-11037-71

Query elapsed time: 0.016 sec

Save this query
Export results to Excel


Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR 97331-8565)
Richard B. Astro (Project Director: June 1971 to present)

Edward F. Ricketts and the Fiction of John Steinbeck

To study the relationship between the unpublished essays and correspondence of John Steinbeck's closest personal friend, Edward F. Ricketts, and the thematic base of the novelist's fiction. This study will seek to clarify the serious existing critical misconceptions about Steinbeck's view of man and the world.

Project fields:
Literature, General

Basic Research

Research Programs

Total amounts:
$16,172 (approved)
$16,172 (awarded)

Grant period:
6/1/1971 – 8/31/1973