Famous Faces of the Sixties

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Famous Faces of the Sixties

<p>The sixties saw an arts explosion as well as political upheaval that set the scene for the remainder of the twentieth century and beyond. We will look at the famous people of this decade from music

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The sixties saw an arts explosion as well as political upheaval that set the scene for the remainder of the twentieth century and beyond. We will look at the famous people of this decade from music, to theatre to politics, acting, writing, cinema and more. Drawing on Interviews, performances, multimedia, television, we will explore their amazing lives.


SUGGESTED READING

  • The Sixties: The Story of the Decade, The New Yorker
  • The Armies of the Night, Norman Mailer
  • Tune In: The Beatles, Mark Lewisohn
  • Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Robert F Kennedy
  • White Heat, Dominic Sandbrook
  • The Movement and the Sixties, T Anderson
  • 60’s, John Javna
  • Hue 1968, M Bowden
  • Nixon Vol 2., S. Ambrose
  • 1960’s Britain, Susan Cohen


COURSE OUTLINE

  • Identifying the most important people of the sixties
  • Looking across music, film, literature, drama, politics and public life
  • For each person a detailed examination of their life, their work their legacy



PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Understand the dynamics of the sixties and the famous pope that shaped this most dramatic decade.