Assorted accounts of Stonewall
* Response paper due by the start of class: Using digital archives of newspapers and periodicals, locate accounts of Stonewall in 3 different publications and write a 1-page response paper comparing them. Print and attach the articles you found.
Week 9: The New Left and Free Speech
Monday, May 23:
Students for a Democratic Society, “Port Huron Statement” (1962)
David Lance Goin, from The Free Speech Movement: “The Rules of the Game… When You’re Busted”
Dave Mandel, “Battle of Berkeley Talking Blues”
Allen Ginsberg, “Demonstration or Spectacle As Example, As Communication - or How to Make a March/Spectacle”
* Response paper due by the start of class: locate a relevant item in Special Collections and write a 1-page (single-spaced) response that: a) briefly explains how you found the selected item and why you chose it, b) substantively connects it to the week’s readings, and c) suggests two research questions that might come from it.