Folk singer Woody Guthrie. Photo: AP

Book review: how the state helped Woody Guthrie write some of his most enduring classics

Greg Vandy's book 26 Songs in 30 Days tells how the folk singer was hired by the US government to laud the Grand Coulee Dam project – and ended up crafting a series of songs that have entered the canons of Americana

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Folk singer Woody Guthrie. Photo: AP
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