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ERIC Number: EJ420692
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-8723
Government and the Arts: Voices from the New Deal Era.
Rosenzweig, Roy; Melosh, Barbara
Journal of American History, v77 n2 p596-608 Sep 1990
Describes oral history interviews conducted with artists and writers involved in New Deal arts projects. Describes the collections, analyzing biases and selection factors. Examines participants' attitudes toward government sponsorship of the arts, finding general approval of government patronage. Suggests that these oral histories help document the social history of U.S. art and culture. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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