WWII, there was a brief time when writers and artists held Americans in
sway. It was a time when television was as young as the boomers
themselves, and between the explosion of television and the exposure of
radio, these artists and their works had a tremendous influence on a young
audience in the 1960's. These two seminars examine the times, the artists, and their lasting
Each class is a stand-alone
Attend any or all of them!
(Click here to listen to an
[Special thanks to Eddie Dunn and KWIT-FM.]
Rock Music Legends
the 1960's in this multi-part
Overview of the series opener - 1963: John Lennon
PowerPoint Notes for Week 1: 1963
(Click here for weekly listings and featured artists!)
The 1960s had a soundtrack. It continues to echo across the years. Experience the sights and the sounds of the 60's with
videos, music and memories. We'll also look for clues why this generation, which
came together in the late 1960's has become the most divided generation in
Sessions every Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Landmark Literature of the Boomer Generation.
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listing and authors!)
This series examines a handful of pivotal writers of the
era. We'll discuss their works, and see if their views reach beyond the Sixties.
If so, are they still relevant? Join us as we search for clues of their
continued influence in today's world!
Bi-weekly gatherings start on Monday, Sept. 24, at 6:30
Link to previous seminars
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