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

Recent Content

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

Author: 
Richard Parker
Reviewer: 
Itai Sneh

Sneh on Parker, 'John Kenneth Galbraith: His Life, His Politics, His Economics'

Richard Parker. John Kenneth Galbraith: His Life, His Politics, His Economics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. 820 pp. $22.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-64677-0.

Reviewed by Itai Sneh (Department of History, CUNY-John Jay College of Criminal Justice) Published on H-1960s (January, 2008)

The Rare Life and Continuing Legacy of a Nonagenarian Public Intellectual

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