Living New Deal’s History in BOOM: A Journal of California

Project founder Gray Brechin has published an account of the origins and development of the Living New Deal in the oddly-name but much-read magazine BOOM: A Journal of California.  The article, “A New Deal for California: Finding a Hidden History in Plain Sight”, appeared in the Winter 2014 issue.  A pdf version can be downloaded here.  Brechin – A New Deal for California-BOOM.

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Richard A Walker is the director of the Living New Deal.

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The 2023 New Deal Book Award

The winning titles and authors have been announced. The 2023 Award, with a prize of $1,000, will be presented at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library June 22, 2024.