1960s counterculture no narration

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Applied Technology - Summer 2010

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1960s counterculture no narration

  1. 1. 1960s Counterculture<br />1960s Counterculture<br />
  2. 2. Hippies<br />Who?<br />Children of the “Baby Boom”<br />Large Student population of the 1960s<br />Trends<br />Bohemian lifestyle<br />Tye-dye, long hair<br />Illegal drug use (marijuana and LSD)<br />Meditation and Yoga<br />rock and folk music used as a form of expression for radical ideas<br />Challenge authority, environmentalism, gender roles, middle class society values<br />
  3. 3. Political Music<br />Country Joe and the Fish<br />“I-Feel-Like-I’m-Fixin’-to-Die Rag”<br />How does this song’s lyrics differ from others we’ve studied in our previous unit (Ballad of the Green Berets)?<br />
  4. 4. Jimi Hendrix<br />Unconventional rocker<br />Electric Guitar<br />Europe<br />Woodstock<br />American Soldier 1961<br />Discharged after 1 Year<br />
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  6. 6. Woodstock<br />4 Day communal musical Festival drawing 500,000<br />Two Views:<br />Generosity, peace, great music, liberation<br />Self-indulgence, noise, promiscuity, illegal drug use<br />Performers:<br />Country Joe McDonald, Ravi Shankar, Joan Baez, Janis Joplin, Grateful Dead, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Who, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, Jimi Hendrix<br />
  7. 7. Woodstock with Narration<br />
  8. 8. Woodstock 1969<br />
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  10. 10. Aquarius<br />Astrological Significance:<br /><ul><li>The planet Uranus rules the sign Aquarius
  11. 11. Pluto, ruler of the masses, comes of age bringing radical change</li></ul>Popular Culture:<br />Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical<br /> (1968)<br />Heyday of hippie and New Age movement<br />
  12. 12. Hair: The American TribalLove-Rock Musical<br />

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