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Voice of a Generation: The Early 1960s
 

Voice of a Generation: The Early 1960s

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Persona: from Charlie Chaplin to Woody Guthrie....

Persona: from Charlie Chaplin to Woody Guthrie.
The political environment: civil rights, nuclear threat, the right wing, assassinations.
The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan and The Times They Are A-Changin'.
The March on Washington, summer 1963.
Turning his back on politics after JFK's death, fall 1963.
"The curse it is cast": playing the same songs for 50 years. Two performances of "The Times They Are A-Changin'."

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    • VOICE OF AGENERATION THE EARLY 1960S
    • WHERE WE LEFT OFF It’s 1962. Bob Dylan just came out.Woody Guthrie’s apostleis dominating the New Yorkfolk scene.
    • THE “LITTLE TRAMP”
    • THE TRIBUNE
    • TALKIN’ 1963 PARANOID BLUES★ Civil Rights★ The Cold War★ John Birch Society★ JFK
    • THE FREEWHEELIN’ BOB DYLAN★ Mostly original compositions, mostly great★ Suze Rotolo★ Ed Sullivan Show★ Bigger crowds
    • SONGS: ★ “Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right”★ “Blowin’ in the Wind” ★ “Bob Dylan’s Dream”★ “Girl from the North ★ “Oxford Town” Country” ★ “Talkin’ World War III★ “Masters of War” Blues”★ “Down the Highway” ★ “Corrina, Corrina”★ “Bob Dylan’s Blues” ★ “Honey, Just Allow Me One More Chance”★ “A Hard Rain’s A- Gonna Fall” ★ “I Shall Be Free”
    • THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN’★ More Civil Rights★ Joan Baez★ Anthem of “the Times”
    • ★ “Only a Pawn in SONGS: Their Game”★ “The Times They ★ “Boots of Spanish Are A-Changin’” Leather”★ “Ballad of Hollis ★ “When the Ship Brown” Comes In”★ “With God on Our ★ “The Lonesome Side” Death of Hattie Carroll”★ “One Too Many Mornings” ★ “Restless Farewell”
    • [VIDEO: “ONLY A PAWN” AND “WHEN THE SHIP COMES IN” @ THE MARCH ON WASHINGTON]
    • TOM PAINE HIMSELF ★ “Finger-pointin’ songs” ★ Emergency Civil Liberties Committee, Tom Paine Award, 1963
    • AND YET:★ “Blowin’ In The Wind”: 1027 performances★ “Masters of War”: 875 performances★ “The Times They Are A-Changin’”: 637 performances
    • [VIDEO: “THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN’”ON “QUEST”, 1964]
    • [VIDEO: “THE TIMES THEY ARE A- CHANGIN’” AT THEWHITE HOUSE, 2010]
    • NEXT WEEK★ Bob Dylan as American historian & myth-maker★ Homework