In this supplement students study the various functions of Federal art during the New Deal Era, and they contrast nostalgic with activist 1930s art, “social idealism” with “social realism.”
Grapes of Wrath Supplement and Lesson: THE HISTORY OF ART IN THE NEW DEAL ERA
This Grapes of Wrath Supplement is designed for students to use online.
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