The Federal Writers Project in Minnesota
Produced by Britt Aamodt
As part of the New Deal, the Works Progress Administration, or WPA, employed millions of people from 1935 to 1943, including writers. In tonight’s audio documentary, KFAI producer Britt Aamodt turns back the clock to the “Dirty ’30s” to explore the Federal Writers Project in Minnesota. Hear it on MinneCulure, tonight at 7:30pm.
MinneCulture is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.