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Khaled Hosseini

Author Khaled Hosseini will accept the 2014 Steinbeck Award on Weds, Sept 10, at 7:30pm in the New Student Union. KGO radio host Pat Thurston will interview Mr. Hosseini about his life, work, and connection to Steinbeck. Tickets are available at Eventbrite or the Event Center box office.


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Author Thomas Steinbeck, son of John Steinbeck, on writing 

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