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

Recent Content

Author: 
Scot Brown
Reviewer: 
Mr. Robert Cruickshank

Cruickshank on Brown, 'Fighting for US: Maulana Karenga, the US Organization, and Black Cultural Nationalism'


Scot Brown. Fighting for US: Maulana Karenga, the US Organization, and Black Cultural Nationalism. New York: New York University Press, 2003. xvii + 228 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-9877-5.

Reviewed by Mr. Robert Cruickshank (Doctoral Student, Department of History, University of Washington)
Published on H-1960s (June, 2004)

Revisiting Cultural Nationalism

Author: 
Alice L. George
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Colman

Colman on George, 'Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis'


Alice L. George. Awaiting Armageddon: How Americans Faced the Cuban Missile Crisis. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. xxiii+ 238 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2828-1.

Reviewed by Jonathan Colman (Department of International Politics, University of Wales Aberystwyth)
Published on H-1960s (June, 2004)

The Day After

Author: 
Kenneth D. Durr
Reviewer: 
Kenneth J. Heineman

Heineman on Durr, 'Behind the Backlash: White Working-Class Politics in Baltimore, 1940-1980'


Kenneth D. Durr. Behind the Backlash: White Working-Class Politics in Baltimore, 1940-1980. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. ix + 284 pp. ISBN 978-0-8078-5433-4; ISBN 978-0-8078-2764-2.

Reviewed by Kenneth J. Heineman (Professor of History, Ohio University-Lancaster)
Published on H-1960s (March, 2004)

"We Want Our Rights!"

"We Want Our Rights!"

Author: 
Robert Cohen, Reginald E. Zelnik, eds.
Reviewer: 
Lisa Rubens

Rubens on Cohen and Zelnik, 'The Free Speech Movement: Reflections on Berkeley in the 1960s'


Robert Cohen, Reginald E. Zelnik, eds. The Free Speech Movement: Reflections on Berkeley in the 1960s. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002. xx + 618 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-23354-6; $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-22221-2.

Reviewed by Lisa Rubens (UC Berkeley Regional Oral History Office, and Free Speech Oral History Project)
Published on H-1960s (March, 2004)

Pages