What do the 1930s mean to you? We invite you to tell us your own stories — whether you lived through the tumultuous decade or learned about it from a relative, a book or a movie. Comment on the decade as a whole, or on any of our 1930s film subjects:
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.