Barbara L. Tischler

Barbara L. Tischler

Barbara L. Tischler is the author of numerous articles on American culture, the 1960s, and aspects of the anti–Vietnam War movement, along with An American Music (1986), Sights on the Sixties (1992), and Muhammad Ali: A Man of Many Voices (2015). She has also taught courses on the U.S. Constitution and U.S. history at Teachers College, Columbia University, and is currently the head of the Speyer Legacy School in Manhattan.

Lectures

  • "Born on the Fourth of July": Musical Celebrations of America's Independence
  • "Singing Well and Shooting Straight": Music in America's Twentieth-Century Wars
  • Beat Prose and the Journey Home: Jack Kerouac's Struggle with the Road
  • Muhammad Ali: Man of Many Voices
  • Music in the Civil Rights Movement
  • The G.I. Antiwar Movement in Vietnam
  • Women in the Antiwar Movement of the 1960s