© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Waist Deep in the Big Muddy

Waist Deep in the Big Muddy


by Pete Seeger

Video & Audio

Pete Seeger's Banjo

In homage to Woody Guthrie's "This Machine Kills Fascists," Pete inscribed his banjo "This Machine Surrounds Hate and Forces It to Surrender."

Seeger's lifted forehead look

Apparently this is what he always does when he sings.

Young Pete Seeger with Woody Guthrie

Seeger watched Guthrie intently.

Pete Seeger and the Weavers

Yeah, they sure do look like a bunch of threats to national security.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...