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The Year of Our Revolution: Love and Rebellion in the 1960s

Stories and Poems

by Judith Ortiz Cofer

  • 347 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Puffin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic - Hispanic & Latino,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections,
  • People & Places - United States - Hispanic/Latino,
  • Social Studies - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / General,
  • Family - Multigenerational,
  • Historical - United States - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Sociology,
  • Hispanic Americans,
  • Literary collections,
  • Short stories,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9459082M
    ISBN 100141309741
    ISBN 109780141309743
    OCLC/WorldCa45740874

    The sexual revolution refers to a change in sexual morality and sexual behavior throughout the Western world. In general use, the term refers to a later trend of equalizing sexual behavior which occurred primarily during the s, although the term has been used at least since the late s. The hippies did fit into each of these categories, but they also inspired a number of aspects of our country that most people don’t know about, such as our clothing, our music, etc. The Beatniks Before the hippies, there were the beatniks, who came from the Beat Generation of the s.

    I feel blessed that at ninety-three I am still around to tell a new generation of movement activists the story of why James and I wrote Revolution and Evolution in the Twentieth Century (RETC) in the early s, and why I welcome its present republication by Monthly Review Press with its original contents and a new title: Revolution and Evolution in the Twenty-first Century. With lessons that can be applied to our time, Witness to the Revolution is more than just a record of the death throes of the Age of Aquarius. Today, when America is once again enmeshed in racial turmoil, extended wars overseas, and distrust of the government, the insights contained in this book are more relevant than ever.

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Out of 5 stars Year of our revolution is both nostalgic & eloquent Reviewed in the United States on May 5, New Jersey Barrio young woman discovers her womanhood and sexual self through the time of the counter culture movement of the s/5(3). The Year of Our Revolution: Love and Rebellion in the s: Stories and Poems.

Judith Ortiz Cofer. The Year of Our Revolution - Kindle edition by Ortiz Cofer, Judith. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Year of Our Revolution/5(3).

About this Item: Arte Publico Press, Houston, Texas, Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. BR1 - A first edition hardcover book in near fine condition that has some signs of wear on the front free endpaper due to removed/erased info in near fine dust jacket that is mylar protected.

and has light shelf wear. a year of exaltation, complete freedom and rebellion against the establishment; the past years had meant to the USA a lot of unwanted changes.

The terrible assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy in Dallas on November 22meant the end of a lot of hopes, like peace and dialogue with the rest of the world for the USA/5.

The Year of Our Revolution book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Fiction. Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Young Adult. Ret. Judith Ortiz Cofer, Author Arte Publico Press $ (98p) ISBN   Children of the New World by Assia Djebar.

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The s: Polarization, Cynicism, and the Youth Rebellion The decade saw the end of innocence and the rise of cynicism. By Kenneth T. Walsh, Contributor Ma Author: Kenneth T.

Walsh. the year youth culture exploded It was the era of sex, drugs and pop revolution, but also of anti-war protest and inner-city riots. And the more the young pushed forward, the more the adults. The Summer of Love was a social phenomenon that occurred during mid, when as many aspeople, mostly young people sporting hippie fashions of dress and behavior, converged in San Francisco's neighborhood of Haight-Ashbury.

More broadly, the Summer of Love encompassed the hippie music, drug, anti-war, and free-love scene throughout the American west coast, and as far Location: Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco. Monash University was Australia’s hot-bed of radical student politics in the s and early s, notable for its communist leadership and effective mobilization of very large numbers.

The struggle there was a model in many ways, and an inspiration to others. Here’s the book, edited by Mike Hyde and published inabout that struggle. The Paperback of the Today's Authors Explore a Year of Rebellion, Revolution, and Change by Marc Aronson at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 Due to Brand: Candlewick Press. The s (pronounced "nineteen-sixties", shortened to "the '60s") was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on 1 Januaryand ended on 31 December The term "s" also refers to an era more often called the Sixties, denoting the complex of inter-related cultural and political trends around the "cultural decade" is more loosely defined than the actual decade Centuries: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century.

was the year TV got with it. “It” being the youth revolution. Rock-and-roll, rebellion, hipness and flipness, all of the things that had been free-floating in the culture since the early Author: JIM BECKERMAN.

Welcome to — a revolution in a book. Essays, memoirs, and more by fourteen award-winning authors offer unique perspectives on one of the world’s most tumultuous years. Nineteen sixty-eight was a pivotal year that grew more intense with each day.

As thousands of Vietnamese and Americans were killed in war, students across four continents took over colleges and city streets/5(1). Andrew Jackson discusses and signs The Most Revolutionary Year in Music (Thomas Dunne Books/St.

Martin's Press, pages, $) on Thursday, March 12 at. Two brothers bound by tragedy. A fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past. A country torn by revolution. A love that lasts long past death. An extraordinary new novel, set in both India and America, that expands the scope and range of one of our most dazzling storytellers: the best-selling author of The Namesake and Unaccustomed Earth.

Born just fifteen months apart, Subhash and Udayan. Fiction. Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Young Adult. "Returning to the territory covered in An Island Like You and SILENT DANCING, Cofer further heightens her descriptions of barrio life with a pervasive current of sensuality and rebellion in this volume of poems and stories about growing up during the turbulent s/5(8).

The Sixties Cultural Revolution in Britain, France, Italy, and the United States, cc who maintain that the sixties only `began' in that year; some, in the manner of George Melly, claim also that the sixties `ended' in it will be argued in this book, the true gains of. While our focus at A World Adventure by Book is on global literature, we can't always resist great historical fiction so in honor of the 4th of July, we compiled a list of the best Revolutionary War novels.

More than a powerful portrait of the people and purpose of the revolution, Rise to Rebellion is a vivid account of history's most.Cofer, Judith Ortiz. (). The Year of Our Revolution: Love and Rebellion in the s: Stories and Poems. NewYork: Puffin. (USA, s)Author: Mary Ann Reilly.Che Guevara's name continues to be well-known, equated with rebellion, revolution and socialism.

He was an inspiration to the left-wing counter-culture in the United States and Western Europe during the s and s, and some continue to think of him a martyr.