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1969 Woodstock Festival

Acid Trip [Archived]

Bell, Dale. Woodstock: An Inside Look at the Movie That Shook Up the World and Defined a Generation. Studio City: M. Wiese Productions, 1999.

Berkeley in the 60's. Mark Kitchell, dir. The California Newsreel. Videocassette. POV Theatrical Films: 1990.

Cagin, Seth, and Phillip Dray. Sex, Drugs, Violence: Hollywood Films of the Seventies. Harper and Row: New York, 1984.

Canby, Vincent. "Screen: Woodstock Ecstasy Caught on Film." New York Times 27 Mar 1970: 22.

Chicago, 1968. Chana Gazit, dir. The American Experience. PBS Video. Videocassette. WGBH Boston: 1995.

Corliss, Richard. "For One Brief Shining Moment: The Screen." Commonweal 8 May 1970: 191-93.

Counterculture of the Sixties [Archived]

Dalton, Stephen. "'We wanted to change the world'; Forty years ago the world's most famous rock festival happened almost by accident. Stephen Dalton talks to veterans of the love-in that was Woodstock." The Times (London) 19 June 2009.

Drowne, Tatiana Balkoff. "Film Reviews: Woodstock." Films in Review May 1970: 304-5.

Elles, Marios. "Chinese Whispers: Jimi Hendrix, Fame and "The Star Spangled Banner." 49th Parallel No.17, Spring 2006.

Fager, Charles E. "Creeping Corruption." Christian Century 10 Jun 1970: 733-34.

Fornatale, Pete. Back to the Garden: The Story of Woodstock. New York: Touchstone/Simon & Schuster, 2009.

Gelatt, Roland. "Was This Trip Really Necessary?" Saturday Review 18 Apr 1970: 42-43.

Gimme Shelter. Albert and David Maysles, dirs. Perf. The Rolling Stones. Videocassette. 20th Century Fox, 1970.

Hearts and Minds. Peter Davis, dir. Videocassette. Rainbow Pictures: 1975.

Hedgepeth, William. The Alternative: Communal Life in New America. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1970.


Hoffman, Abbie. Woodstock Nation: A Talk-Rock Album. New York: Vintage Books, 1969.

"Hold Onto Your Neighbor." Time 13 Apr 1970: 100+.

Holden, Joan. "Woodstock: The Four Dollar Revolution." Ramparts Oct 1970: 60-62+.

"It Was Like Balling For the First Time." Rolling Stone 20 Sep 1969.

Kauffman, Stanley. "Stanley Kauffman on Films: Woodstock." New Republic 2 May 1970: 20+.

Kitts, Thomas M. "Documenting, Creating, and Interpreting Moments of Definition: Monterey Pop, Woodstock, and Gimme Shelter." Journal of Popular Culture 42.4 (2009): 715-32.

Kopkind, Andrew. "I Looked at My Watch . . ." Rolling Stone 20 Sep 1969.

Kornbluth, Jesse, ed. Notes from the New Underground. New York: The Viking Press, 1970.

Lang, Michael. The Road to Woodstock. San Francisco: Ecco/HarperCollins Publishers, 2009.

Letter to the Next Generation. James Klein, dir. New Day Films. Videocassette. James Klein Productions, 1990.

Loewen, James W. Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong. New York: Touchstone, 1996.

Marcus, Greil. "The Woodstock Festival." Rolling Stone 20 Sep 1969.

Mersch, Arnold. "Whitman and the Age of Aquarius: A Message for the 'Woodstock Generation'." Walt Whitman Review 19 (1973): 138-46.

Miller, Timothy. The Hippies and American Values. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 1991.

Monterey Pop. D.A. Pennebaker, dir. Perf. Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin, The Mamas and the Papas. Videocassette. Leacock-Pennebaker, 1969.

Morgan, Edward P. The 60's Experience: Hard Lessons About Modern America. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 1991.

Morgenstern, Joseph. "Friendly Apocalypse." Newsweek 6 Apr 1970: 97.

National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of Violence. The Politics of Protest: Violent Aspects of Protest & Confrontation. Executive Order #11412, June 10, 1968.

"Nightmare in the Catskills." New York Times 18 Aug. 1969: 34.

The Original 1969 Woodstock Festival [Archived]

Pareles, Jon. "A Moment of Muddy Grace." New York Times 9 August 2009.

Pine, David. "Woodstock and Monterey Pop." Sight and Sound Summer 1970: 159-60.

Ponech, Trevor. What is Non Fiction Cinema? On the Very Idea of Motion Picture Communication. Boulder: Westview P, 1999.

Popular Culture in the 60s [Archived]

Psychedelic 60s

Reitinger, Douglas W. "Paint It Black: Rock Music and Vietnam War Film." Journal of American Culture 15.3 (1992): 53-59.

Rollins, Peter C. The Columbia Companion to American History on Film: How the Movies Have Portrayed the American Past. New York: Columbia UP, 2003.

Ryan, Maureen. "Woodstock Nation: The Vietnam Antiwar Movement in Postwar American Fiction." War, Literature, and the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities 14:1-2 (2002): 260-79.

Schowalter, Daniel F. "Remembering the Dangers of Rock and Roll: Toward a Historical Narrative of the Rock Festival." Critical Studies in Media Communication 17.1 (2000): 86-102.

The Sixties [Archived]

Sixties [Archived]

Sixties [Archived]

Sixties Project

Speck, Ross S. The New Families: Youth, Communes, and the Politics of Drugs. New York: Basic Books, 1972.

Stillman, Deanne, and Rex Weines. Woodstock Census: The Nationwide Survey of the Sixties Generation. New York: The Viking Press, 1979.

Thier, Gary. "Woodstock: Escape from Amerika." Rag 3.28 (1969): 3,7.

Tiber, Elliot and Tom Monte. Taking Woodstock: A True Story of a Riot, a Concert, and a Life. New York: Square One Publishers, 2007.

Veysey, Laurence. The Communal Experience. New York: Harper and Row, 1973.

Vietnam: A Televised History. Prod. Central Independent Television, WGBH Boston. Videocassette. WGBH Educational Foundation: 1985.

Vietnam: The War at Home. Barry Alexander Brown and Glenn Silberman, dirs. Videocassette. Brown and Silberman Productions: 1979.

"The View From the Mud." Rolling Stone 6 Aug 1970.

Walsh, Moira. "Films: Woodstock." America 18 Apr 1970: 425-26.

The Woodstock '69 Page [Archived]

The Woodstock Nation On-Line [Archived]

Woodstock Posters

"Youth: The Hippies." Time 7 Jul 1967: 18-22.