The Nightmare Year Revisited: Echoes of 1968 in Rock Music

'What's that sound? Everybody look what's going down'

Lecture Description

This year marks the 55th anniversary of 1968, one of the most tumultuous years in American history. This lecture uses a nontraditional source of history — rock music — to explore the assassinations, polarized politics, riots, and demonstrations that occurred throughout the Nightmare Year of 1968.

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Social and Cultural The 1960s

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