Cultural Revolution

Kylee Nissen, Lauren Hudson, & Taylor Gonnerman

Who?

Mao Zedong and Communist China

What?

The People's Republic of China's Cultural Revolution. It was to bring the areas of education, art and literature in line with Communist ideology

Where?

The People's Republic of China

When?

1958-1962

Why?

The aim of the Cultural Revolution was to attack the Four Olds-- old ideas, old culture, old customs, and old habits--in order to bring the areas of education, art and literature in line with Communist ideology