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Write a 2 page (minimum) double-spaced essay about the influence of the Communist Manifesto on Mexican art in the 1920s and 1930s. Give an example of a mural or painting that shows the influence of the Communist Manifesto. Please cite a passage from Marx’s work and show how it is reflected in the artwork you choose. Cite your work if you use sources other than our textbooks.
The Communist Manifesto
https://www.marxists.org/archive/marx/works/1848/communist-manifesto/ (Links to an external site.)
Other readings that might help
Marx for Beginners- a book about Marx by a Mexican cartoonist.
Animated cartoon version of Marx for Beginners (Links to an external site.) (British accent)
Article about Rivera’s Marxist influences. (Links to an external site.)