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

Recent Content

Author: 
Jakobi Williams
Reviewer: 
Darren Mulloy

Mulloy on Williams, 'From the Bullet to the Ballot: The Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party and Racial Coalition Politics in Chicago'

Jakobi Williams. From the Bullet to the Ballot: The Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party and Racial Coalition Politics in Chicago. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. 312 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3816-7.

Reviewed by Darren Mulloy Published on H-1960s (September, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Panther Politics in Chicago and Beyond

Author: 
Sherry L. Smith
Reviewer: 
David Farber

Farber on Smith, 'Hippies, Indians and the Fight for Red Power'

Sherry L. Smith. Hippies, Indians and the Fight for Red Power. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. xiv + 265 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-985559-9.

Reviewed by David Farber (Temple University) Published on H-1960s (July, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Social Change Partnerships and American Indian Activism in the Sixties

Author: 
Nick Turse
Reviewer: 
Thomas B. Weyant

Weyant on Turse, 'Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam'

Nick Turse. Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2013. 370 S. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8050-8691-1.

Reviewed by Thomas B. Weyant (University of Akron) Published on H-1960s (July, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Intentional Atrocities in America’s War in Vietnam

Author: 
Pete Daniel
Reviewer: 
Dionna Richardson

Richardson on Daniel, 'Dispossession: Discrimination against African American Farmers in the Age of Civil Rights'

Pete Daniel. Dispossession: Discrimination against African American Farmers in the Age of Civil Rights. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. 336 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-0201-1.

Reviewed by Dionna Richardson (University of Akron) Published on H-1960s (June, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Saying One Thing and Doing Another: Agriculture and the Duality of Institutionalized Racism in the Modern United States

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

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