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1968: The Year That Changed the World

Date: November 28 - December 12, 2018  - Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Merage JCC Show map
Contact: Geri DormanPhone: 949.435.3400, ext. 303Email: gerid@jccoc.org
Registration:  Program Registration - Adult JCC Member Price:  $45.00
Program Registration - Adult Nonmember Price:  $54.00
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1968: The Year That Changed the World

Wednesdays, November 28 - December 12, 7 - 8:30 p.m.

Presenter: Professor Don Schwartz, PhD

Lecture 1 Nov. 28 - Prelude -  We will examine the roots of the revolutionary year in 1968 in America and worldwide.

Lecture 2 Dec. 5 - A Turning Point In American History - We will examine the Tet offensive in Vietnam, the student protests at home, political assassinations, and the violence at the Chicago Democratic Party convention. Lecture begins at 7:30

Lecture 3 Dec. 12 - Global Explosions -  An examination of how the changes of 1968 reverberated around the world, particularly in Paris, Prague, and Mexico City. 

JCC Members $45, Public $54 for series registration