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

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Author: 
Will Kaufman
Reviewer: 
Nicole Frisone

Frisone on Kaufman, 'American Culture in the 1970s'


Will Kaufman. American Culture in the 1970s. American Culture in the 20th Century Series. Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2009. Illustrations. 231 pp. $34.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-2143-9.

Reviewed by Nicole Frisone (University of Minnesota)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2009)
Commissioned by Jessica Kovler

Author: 
Allan M. Winkler
Reviewer: 
Nicole Frisone

Frisone on Winkler, 'To Everything There Is a Season: Pete Seeger and the Power of Song'


Allan M. Winkler. To Everything There Is a Season: Pete Seeger and the Power of Song. New Narratives in American History Series. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. Illustrations, CD. 223 pp. $23.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-532482-2.

Reviewed by Nicole Frisone (University of Minnesota)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2009)
Commissioned by Jessica Kovler

Author: 
David Barber
Reviewer: 
Nicole Frisone

Frisone on Barber, 'A Hard Rain Fell: SDS and Why It Failed'


David Barber. A Hard Rain Fell: SDS and Why It Failed. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2008. xi + 286 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-934110-17-1.

Reviewed by Nicole Frisone (Rutgers University)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2009)
Commissioned by Jessica Kovler

Rallying for Student Rights

Author: 
Iain Anderson
Reviewer: 
Zachary Lechner

Lechner on Anderson, 'This Is Our Music: Free Jazz, the Sixties, and American Culture'


Iain Anderson. This Is Our Music: Free Jazz, the Sixties, and American Culture. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. vi + 258 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8122-2003-2.

Reviewed by Zachary Lechner (Department of History, Temple University)
Published on H-1960s (July, 2008)

The Cultural Challenges and Limitations of Free Jazz in the 1960s

Author: 
Mary Susannah Robbins, ed.
Reviewer: 
Cyrus Zirakzadeh

Zirakzadeh on Robbins, 'Against the Vietnam War: Writings by Activists'


Mary Susannah Robbins, ed. Against the Vietnam War: Writings by Activists. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007. 287 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7425-5914-1.

Reviewed by Cyrus Zirakzadeh (Department of Political Science, University of Connecticut)
Published on H-1960s (March, 2008)

Respecting Our Past

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