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Review: East of Eden/Steppenwolf Theatre Company
RECOMMENDED John Steinbeck is the most Wagnerian of American novelists. He loves to dilate on cosmic themes. He permits himself loose speculation on big ideas—Guilt, Free Will, Forgiveness, Absolution, Purity, etc.—pseudo-thought that dazzled Hollywood moguls of the 1940s and 1950s, who found his