H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.

Recent Content

Author: 
Rachel Lee Rubin
Reviewer: 
Terry Wagner

Wagner on Rubin, 'Well Met: Renaissance Faires and the American Counterculture'

Rachel Lee Rubin. Well Met: Renaissance Faires and the American Counterculture. New York: New York University Press, 2012. xiii + 346 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-7138-9.

Reviewed by Terry Wagner (Louisiana State University) Published on H-1960s (May, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Tracing the History and Legacy of the Renaissance Faire

Author: 
Katherine J. Lehman
Reviewer: 
Alex Elkins

Elkins on Lehman, 'Those Girls: Single Women in Sixties and Seventies Popular Culture'

Katherine J. Lehman. Those Girls: Single Women in Sixties and Seventies Popular Culture. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2011. 280 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1808-8.

Reviewed by Alex Elkins (Temple University) Published on H-1960s (March, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Author: 
Cornelius L. Bynum
Reviewer: 
William H. Adams

Adams on Bynum, 'A. Philip Randolph and the Struggle for Civil Rights'

Cornelius L. Bynum. A. Philip Randolph and the Struggle for Civil Rights. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2010. xix + 244 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03575-3; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07764-7.

Reviewed by William H. Adams (Chicago State University) Published on H-1960s (October, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Carl Mirra
Reviewer: 
Marian B. Mollin

Mollin on Mirra, 'The Admirable Radical: Straughton Lynd and Cold War Dissent, 1945-1970'

Carl Mirra. The Admirable Radical: Straughton Lynd and Cold War Dissent, 1945-1970. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2010. 224 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-051-5.

Reviewed by Marian B. Mollin (Virginia Tech) Published on H-1960s (August, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
David E. Settje
Reviewer: 
Jill Gill

Gill on Settje, 'Faith and War: How Christians Debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars'

David E. Settje. Faith and War: How Christians Debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars. New York: New York University Press, 2011. 256 pp. $39.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-4133-7.

Reviewed by Jill Gill (Boise State University) Published on H-1960s (July, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Pages