Author Archive

Rededication of the Jack London Oak Tree in Frank Ogawa Plaza

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When —- Saturday, January 28 at 11 :00 a.m. What —- Unveiling new plaque honoring the author, adventurer and social justice advocate Jack London Where —- Near the live oak tree in Ogawa… Continue reading

When Jack London Hit the High Seas

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Because there’s more to Jack London than dogs and snow. http://www.ozy.com/flashback/when-jack-london-hit-the-high-seas/61563

ALA 2017 Call for Papers

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Call for Papers Jack London Society https://jacklondonsociety.org/   American Literature Association 28th Annual Conference May 25-28, 2017 Boston, MA Paper submissions are invited for the Jack London Society (https://jacklondonsociety.org/) panel at the American… Continue reading

Astral Travels with Jack London

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On the centenary of Jack London’s death, Benjamin Breen looks at the writer’s last book to be published in his lifetime, The Star Rover — a strange tale about solitary confinement and interstellar… Continue reading

Jack London: Sailor, By Keith Newlin

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By most accounts, the acclaimed and charismatic writer lived life — and sailed — impetuously and on the edge. http://www.boatus.com/magazine/2016/december/jack-london-sailor.asp  

Sonoma film festival celebrates Jack London, by SUSAN NUERNBERG

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Three Hollywood adaptations of Jack London’s chart-topping adventure novels will find their way to the silver screen again as part of a Jack London Classic Film Fest, held Nov. 3-5 in Sonoma. Link:… Continue reading

C-Span Video of Life and Legacy of Jack London Panel at Stanford

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Life and Legacy of Jack London Scholars talked about the life and legacy of novelist, journalist, photographer, and social activist Jack London. They showed a selection of London’s photojournalism and spoke how the… Continue reading

Jack London, The Beatles, and Italy: An Interview with Davide Sapienza by Jonah Raskin

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Jeanne Reesman, Earle Labor, and Davide Sapienza Davide Sapineza ought to be no stranger to American fans and readers of Jack London’s work. The foremost Italian authority on London – though he’s too… Continue reading

The Jack London Society 13th Biennial Symposium Program

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The Jack London Society 13th Biennial Symposium September 15-18, 2016 Napa Valley College Napa Valley College (Napa Campus) 2277 Napa Vallejo Hwy Napa Valley, 94558 Symposium Director: Kenneth K. Brandt, Savannah College of… Continue reading

Exhibition at Stanford–Jack London: Apostle of the American West

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Jack London: Apostle of the American West Centennial Celebration, Symposium, and Exhibition at Stanford TIME AND DATE Monday, September 19, 2016 4:15 – 6:45 pm LOCATIONStanford Faculty Club Gold Lounge 439 Lagunita Drive… Continue reading