Discuss the US Government's support during the Great Depression for programs like Federal Art project, the Federal Writers' Project, and others. Use examples and give your views about whether or not these were good government investments in those hard times.
· State whether you agree or disagree with the perception of Abstract Expressionism as exemplifying individualism and freedom. Explain the reasons for your views. Compare and contrast the Abstract Expressionists visual art to John Cage’s Minimalist musical compositions.