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'Carnivale' Set in Depression-Era Dustbowl

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'Carnivale' Set in Depression-Era Dustbowl

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'Carnivale' Set in Depression-Era Dustbowl

'Carnivale' Set in Depression-Era Dustbowl

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Carnivale is a fantastical epic set in 1930s Dustbowl America. The episodes are full of literary and Biblical imagery. The show is the latest project from the cable network HBO. NPR's Laura Sydell reports.

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