ENAM 803: The 1930s

Last updated: 01/11/02

Texts:

Terry A. Cooney, Balancing Acts: American Thought and Culture in the1930s.(R)
Alfred Kazin, On Native Grounds.(r)
Michael Kammen, Mystic Chords of Memory.
William Stott, Documentary Expression and Thirties America.
Warren Susman, Culture as History: The Transformation of American Society in the Twentieth Century. (R)
T.H. Watkins, The Great Depression: America in the 1930s.(R)
Richard Guy Wilson, The Machine Age in America. (R)

Objectives

Calendar of Meetings:

1/16: Organization and Introduction

1/21: Public Memory

Reading:

01/28: The Great Depression

NOTE: No class meeting Friday, 02/02

02/04: Thirties Culture I:

Reading:
Terry Cooney, Balancing Acts (R).

Recommended:

02/11: Thirties Culture II:

Reading:

Recommended: