Heroes of American Literature #17


John Steinbeck

5 comments:

Joe Thompson said...

"In the souls of the people the grapes of wrath are filling and growing heavy, growing heavy for the vintage."

Regards,
Joe Thompson ;0)

thingy said...

What a wonderful photo.
He is one of my favorite writers.

asleep said...

May I ask: Would someone kindly comment on the "medieval musical notation" on the wall? What exactly is that? (Any members of Hilliard Ensemble among followers?)

Joe said...

I was wondering about those musical notations myself.

actionDM425 said...

They are called neumes. Each neume didn't represent a specific pitch, but was meant to show interval spacing and note value.