Docstoc

Social Climate of the 1960's II

Document Sample
Social Climate of the 1960's II Powered By Docstoc
					 Please do the following:
Take a seat right away!

Notebook/Unipac – for notes

Turn off all electronic devices

            Thanks!!!!
 Social Climate of
    the 1960’s


Peace, Love, & Rock n’ Roll
Culture, Climate, and Fads
• Space Program
• Life
• Pop Culture - Music
  The Apollo Program
☼JFK expands the space
 program - $25.4 Billion.
☼Apollo 1, 7-12 sent
 astronauts during the
 1960’s.
☼Beat the Soviets to the
 moon – Apollo 11 on
 July 20, 1969.
☼Shows the world that we
 are not behind!
Clothing and Hair
Fun and Games
Television
    Video
Movies
              Art



                Roy Lichtenstein


Andy Warhol
           Timothy Leary Ph.D.
• Turn On – Activate
  neural equipment
  (Drugs).

• Tune In – Interact
  Harmoniously with the
  world.

• Drop Out – Self
  Reliance, be aware of   Tim, John, and Yoko
  mobility, choice, and
  change.
 “Turn on, tune in, drop out”
• Get away from
  conformity

• Materialism is out

• Sex, Drugs, Rock n’
  Roll!!!!
    Turn on
• Anti-Technology

• Anti-Parents

•Anti-War
                   Tune in
• Peace and Love

• “Do your own thing ”

• Protest – College’s
  across the country

• Freedom of Expression
Drop Out

   • Communes/crash
     pads

   • Drug Culture

   • Sexual Revolution
Protest
Kent State – May 4, 1970
              Music
• Different forms of Rock Music
  - Folk
  - Pop
  - Surf/Beach
  - Hard Rock
• Reflected the times and attitudes of
  the youth.
• Society/Conflict/Crisis
            Pop Music

• Continuation of
  the 1950’s.

• Hidden meanings.

• British Invasion!


                      The Beatles
                 Folk Music
                          • Deeper Message.

                          • Voice of Protest.

                          • Acoustic sound.

                          • Played live.


Bob Dylan – Folk Singer
     Surf/Beach Music
                 • Specific to the surf
                   culture.

                 • Free and fun loving.

                 • Southern California
The Beach Boys     lifestyle.
           Hard Rock
• Folk and Pop gets
  electric.
• Heavy drug
  influence.
• Mix of British and
  American artists.
• Early stages of
  Heavy Metal.
                       Jimi Hendrix
        Music Festivals




Monterey Music Festival - June 16-18, 1967
          Music Festivals (cont.)




Altamont - Dec. 6, 1969
WOODSTOCK
               Woodstock
• August 15-17, 1969
• 186,000 tickets sold.
• 500,000 showed-up!
• Round the clock
  concert.
• “Hippie Fest” was a
  success.
Woodstock
Woodstock

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:323
posted:5/11/2011
language:English
pages:31