The Inquisition in Hollywood: Politics in the Film Community, 1930-60

@inproceedings{Ceplair1980TheII,
  title={The Inquisition in Hollywood: Politics in the Film Community, 1930-60},
  author={Larry Ceplair and Steven R. Englund},
  year={1980}
}
"The Inquisition in Hollywood" examines the suppression of radical political activity in the film industry from the days of the Great Depression through the tumultuous House Un-American Activities Commission era to the waning days of the infamous blacklist. Although this thirty-year period of American history is marked by widespread targeting of leftists in all areas of life, those in the film industry - predominately screenwriters - were considered to be in positions of great potential… Expand
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