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    Birth of the Beat Generation: Visionaries, Rebels, and Hipsters, 1944-1960
Author: Watson, Steven. Publisher: New York, NY, Pantheon Books, 1995.
    Dharma lion: A Critical Biography of Allen Ginsberg
Author: Schumacker, Michael. Publisher: New York, NY, St. Martin's Press, 1992.
    Dont look back
Documentary filmed during Bob Dylan's 1965 English concert tour. Includes portions of performances. Cast: Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Donovan, Alan Price, Albert Grossman, Bob Neuwirth, Tito Burns, Derroll Adams.
Publisher: New York, NY, Docurama, 1999.
    Ginsberg: A Biography
This authorized biography is based on interviews with Ginsberg, and his journals and correspondence.
Author: Miles, Barry. Publisher: New York, NY, Simon and Schuster, 1989.
    Literature and Culture of the American 1950s
Compiled by an Al Filreis, an English professor, this site presents more than 100 primary texts, essays, biographical sketches, obituaries, book reviews, and partially annotated links relating to the culture and politics of the 1950s. The site also offers materials about the 1930s and 1960s, as well as recently published retrospective analyses of the postwar period. A well-organized and selected group of key resources for the study of writings dealing with political, ideological, literary, and sociological topics in the 1950s.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania, 199x.
    Psychedelic Sixties: Literary Tradition and Social Change
In this exhibition, the Special Collections Department at the University of Virginia examines the sixties and its antecedents using books and posters in its collections. Precursors to Ken Kesey, Woodstock, Hippies are found in the literature of 19th-century social movements and in the Beats of the 1950s.
Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library, 1998-.
    Robert Altman's Photo Gallery
Great photographs. Many feature prominent personalities and scenes from the sixties. Included are the Cockettes, Ceasar Chavez, Joan Baez, Timothy Leary, Phil Ochs, Baba Ram Dass, Sufi Sam and others. Robert Altman has been professional photographer for many years- first as a photojournalist (chief staff photographer, Rolling Stone Magazine) and for several decades headed his own commercial studio in San Francisco specializing in fashion photography as well as being a television producer/director for KEMO-TV.
Publisher: [San Francisco, CA], Robert Altman, 2001.
    Roots of Radicalism: Jews, Christians, and the Left
Author: Rothman, Stanley and Robert Lichter. Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 1996.
    The ABC-CLIO Companion to the 1960s Counterculture in America
This subject dictionary covers major and minor individuals, political events, music, drugs, and other topics relevant to the era.
Author: Hamilton, Neil A.. Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLIO, 1997.
    The New left
The New Left sprang from an affluent America torn by racial conflict and dissent over the Vietnam War. This program assesses the course of New Left politics up to 1967 by combining newsreel footage with interviews of leaders across the movement's range, including Tom Hayden, Carl Oglesby, Stokely Carmichael and Fannie Lou Hamer. From Students for a Democratic Society to the Black Panthers; from Martin Luther King, Jr. to Malcolm X, this look at a social and political groundswell provides fascinating insights into the era. Originally aired on the CBS Television Network on September 12, 1967. A production of CBS New.
Publisher: New York, Films for the Humanities & Social Sciences, 2002.
    The New Left in America: Reform to Revolution, 1956-1970
This historical analytical look at the New Left includes its beginnings through the break up of the SDS.
Author: Bacciocco, Edward J.. Publisher: Stanford, CA, Hoover Institution Press, 1974.
The film introduces each member of the Weathermen Underground Organization in a group discussion/interview made on May 1st, 1975 in a secret location. The era of the 60s and 70s is vividly bought to life by interweaving the stories of the "Weathermen's" personal political development with the significant events and personalities of the two decades. With: Billy Ayers, Kathy Boudin, Bernardine Dohrn, Jeff Jones, Cathy Wilkerson.
Publisher: [S.I.], MPI Home Video, 1974.
    Visual Journey: Photographs by Lisa Law, 1965-1971
The photographs provide glimpses into the folk and rock music scenes, California's blossoming counterculture, and the family-centered and spiritual world of commune life in New Mexico during the 1960s. The subjects include Timothy Leary, Allen Ginsburg, Lou Reed, Bob Dylan, Suzuki-Roshi, Janis Joplin, Tiny Tim, and Otis Redding. The pictures were selected from a collection of 200 photographs donated to the Smithsonian Institution.
Publisher: Washington DC, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, 1998.

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