1968: Love, War & Rock n Roll 50 Years Later – Begins Sept. 27

Revisit the year that transformed the nation. 

Using Mark Kurlansky’s 1968: The Year that Rocked the World as a guiding text, we will explore different aspects of American culture.  All meetings at 7 pm.  

A Humanities NY Discussion.

 

Thursday, September 27                  Introduction and Kick-off with Dr. Flaten

Thursday, October 25                        Apollo 8  by Jeff Kluger  & a presentation of 50 years of manned space travel with Cornell Dept. of Astronomy experts

Thursday, November 29                   The Vietnam War—excerpts from the Ken Burns film series

Thursday, January 3                          The Human Rights Movement

Thursday, January 31                         Looking Back and Looking Forward– Where Do We Go From Here?

 

 

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