Times Past

August 30, 2014

Saroyan captured the meaning of live, love and death in the San Joaquin Valley

Sunday is William Saroyan Day in California honoring one of the most prominent literary figures of the mid-20th century -- thanks to a bill introduced by Assemblymen Katcho Achadjian of San Luis Obispo and Adrin Nazarian of Sherman Oaks.

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About Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.