John Steinbeck
#203 Overall Influence

John Steinbeck

American writer

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John Ernst Steinbeck Jr. was an American author. He won the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature “for his realistic and imaginative writings, combining as they do sympathetic humour and keen social perception.” He has been called “a giant of American letters,” and many of his works are considered classics of Western literature.

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#99 World Rank #20 USA Rank
Literature